This twelve page packet has writing prompts and math activities for students to explore 1000.
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1000 years ago 4
This writing prompt will take a bit of research to find out what ancient people group lived in your area one thousand years ago.
1000 years from now 5
This writing prompt asks students to imagine what life will be like in the future.
If I had $1000 dollars 6
This writing prompt could take some research to find out actual prices for items the student wants to purchase, or the student could be required to use the money to help others.
Milli words 7
All but one of these words are measurement related. Students fill in the blanks with the correct words.
Factor Pair Problems 8
First students record the factor pairs of 1000. Then they use that information to solve story problems related to planning an event with one thousand attendees.
Race to 1000 or Race to 0 9 -10
The object of the game is to create a series of two digit addition problems to reach 1000 first. Alternately, the students subtract from 1000 to reach 0.
100 Chart 11
Print ten of these to show 1000 or to count 1000 small objects collaboratively with classmates.
1 cm graph paper 12
I have a clear plastic cube that is 1000 cm3. I use it to demonstrate the volume of a liter and other metric relationships. Although you could not use a paper cube for liquid, you could cut six 100 cm2 squares and create a paper cube to show these relationships.