Students will practice adding and subtracting integers with this puzzle. Students will solve an expression and will match the solution to a different puzzle piece. This is a great way for practice that doesn't involve a worksheet.
This resource includes:
- A Tarsia Style puzzle that students will have to match the expression with the correct solution.
- A blank puzzle that can be used as a template for students to place their pieces on or you can make your own puzzle.
- Expressions and Solutions in a table format for easy grading or you can cut these out to play a matching game.
- Blank table. This can be used as a template for students to place their pieces on or you can make your own puzzle.
Options for using this resource:
You can print this puzzle and cut it out for use in a station, or you can give to students to work on individually. This is a great anchor activity or differentiation activity that goes beyond the worksheet for your kinesthetic learners! Print multiple puzzles and place the pieces in a plastic bag. Print the blank template and glue onto a folder and have the puzzle ready to go!
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Common Core Aligned
Apply and extend previous understandings of addition and subtraction to add and subtract rational numbers.
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