Young learners often struggle with equations and inequalities. Help your students understand that the equal sign separates two sides with equal values. These centers will develop number sense, conceptual understanding of abstract math concepts, and reinforce grade-level computation skills.
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-Find the Balance Equation Mat (used in all activities)
-Find the Balance (Subtraction): subtraction expression cards (2- and 3-digit subtraction), student work space, and recording sheet, answer key
-Find the Balance (Addition): addition expression cards (2-digit with regrouping), missing addend expression cards, student work space, and recording sheet, answer key
-Target Number (Addition and Subtraction): target number poster, target number cards (2 and 3 digit numbers), blank cards, equation recording sheet
-Dueling Inequalities Games: digit cards and game directions for 6 versions - 2-digit addition expressions, 2-digit subtraction expressions, 3-digit addition expressions, 3-digit subtraction expressions, 1-digit multiplication expressions, and 2-digit multiplication expressions, recording sheet
-Bonus Reversible Inequalities Mat
These Common Core aligned activities will foster a deeper understanding of number relationships and help you build number sense in your classroom.
© Blair Turner 2013
Materials are intended for personal use in one classroom only. For use in multiple classrooms, please purchase additional licenses.