Designed for students needing enrichment and challenge, packets of math, language, and science activities promote problem-solving, logic, critical thinking skills and strategies in a motivating and fun way.
Each of the 10 packets include math, language, and science modules. Each module presents various activities that promote higher-order thinking skills. Student must analyze, evaluate and problem-solving as they work. The packets are generally appropriate for 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade students depending on their ability and skill levels. Great for gifted and talented students or those needing extra enrichment. Even some advanced 3rd grade students can participate. Students will engage in various math puzzles and problems and math riddles. The language activities focus on grammar, spelling, punctuation editing and comprehension cloze exercises that require inferring information by using contextual clues. The science modules present articles and questions and the opportunities to do some science research on interesting topics for kids. Full training is provided for various puzzles and activities included in this resource. The unique format of combining math, language and science in a motivating and effective way makes this program a favorite among many grade 4, grade 5, grade 6 students.
The activities make use of QR code for immediate feedback with answers or for linking to other information and articles. Although QR code capability is not required, it does enhance the experience if this technology is available. Full answer keys are provided. The packet is designed to work well printed in either color or grayscale. Please view the preview file for a thorough overview of the program.
This packet is amazing! I have been using it this year for my challenge board and the kids have really enjoyed the reading passages and the math puzzles. Thank you!
This is great! And I really haven't seen anything like this 'out there'. Thank you!
This will provide great practice while challenging my students! I love how you've incorporated so many disciplines and standards! Thanks!
I am using this with a student I am working with over the summer. Great resource. I will use it with my gifted students next year. Thanks.
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My name is Rick Whitehead and I am a teacher, author, tutor, and mentor. I worked in the public school system for 28 years and was involved in teaching, tutoring, curriculum development, administration, school program design and implementation. I am the author of juvenile fiction and many educational products to help students learn and grow. I am the proprietor of Rick's Resources and All Things Bingo stores.
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