This product contains easy to implement activities for whole group, small group, pairs or individual practice and require the use of all mathematics practice standards. Templates may be altered and duplicated as whole page assignments or cut apart for distribution among groups for practice in understanding and extending patterns, working with variables, working with functions, and equivalences.
Patterns: 3 pages of patterns to extend and explain
100s chart puzzle
100s chart section puzzle
Variables: 12 variable puzzles
Functions: Function machine template
Equivalencies: Two types equivalency puzzles
Altering the “known” contents of the puzzles provides many
options for providing practice in algebraic thinking.