Balancing equations and finding equality in number sentences is one of the most challenging concepts each year! It's a skill that needs a lot of practice to master. Make the challenge of balancing equations and solving for the unknown fun! These activities could be used in a guided math group, station or independently!
★ "Find a Balance" ~ Matching number sentences with equal sums
★ Balanced and unbalanced number sentence sort (true/false pineapples in color and b/w)
★ Independent number sentence sort for assessment (in thumbnail)
★ Pineapple Balancing Act - Students solve for the unknown in this around the room style game! Task cards included to place around the room for students to travel to number sentences and balance the equation. Students record answers on recording page. Teacher tips included to help students master this skill!
Looking for more end of year math fun?
Place Value Crab Walk
Summer Word Problems - QR Code Hunt, Around the Room and Puzzles