Gingerbread House Math Task | Winter Activities Project

Grade Levels
3rd - 5th, Homeschool
Resource Type
Formats Included
  • PDF
  • Google Apps™
54 + Google Slides
Share this resource
Includes Google Apps™
The Teacher-Author indicated this resource includes assets from Google Workspace (e.g. docs, slides, etc.).
Also included in
  1. Looking for engaging, real world math performance tasks for your 4th and 5th grade students to use during distance learning in your Google Classroom™?This set now includes digital versions of each set to use in Google Classroom™. These math performance tasks are differentiated on three levels and re
    Save $4.50
  2. Grab everything you need to welcome December and the holiday season with this digital bundle filled with digital resources perfect for teachers teaching remotely or who want to save on paper and use digital resources.NOTE: This is set includes BOTH printable and digital versions. These activities ar
    Save $6.00


This differentiated print and digital Performance Based Learning (PBL) differentiated Math task is the perfect gingerbread themed December activity to engage your students.

This pack is perfect for both the classrooms that celebrate Christmas and those that do not. Use with your whole class, or as an enrichment activity!

This set includes both a printable and a digital option to use with Google™ Classroom and includes easy setup directions.

Save over 20% when purchasing the math performance task bundle!

This task is differentiated on three levels and requires critical thinking from your students. Students will use all operations in this real-world project.

Students will also use their error analysis and math critiquing skills as they work through trying to find the way to make the biggest profit building gingerbread houses. This project also provides an opportunity for students to present their work to their classmates.


✓Directions and Link to share with students using Google Classroom™

  • Project Introduction
  • What is a Profit?
  • Project Task Directions
  • Student Work Organizers
  • End of Project Student Reflection Sheet

Three Leveled Differentiated Task Each Level Includes:

  • Task Directions
  • Work Space
  • Sales Menu
  • Purchase Order
  • Situational Cards
  • Challenge Extension
  • Answer Key
  • Teacher Suggestions

See the preview for a more detailed look at all this product has to offer.

Recent feedback on this product:

"Students began this maths project at the beginning of the week and have been actively engaged ever since! They enjoy collaborating and planning how to complete the tasks and work cooperatively to find solutions in a productive and practical manner. This resource is a hit in my classroom! Thank you so much for a fun and innovative resource that meets the needs of all students!"

"This was a lot of fun for my students! I especially appreciated that there were levels to choose from so I could differentiate for the kids without them even realizing it."

"Great last week of school before break activity! Thank you!"

"Creative way to keep students engaged!"

"My students loved this (and it was easy prep for me)!"

You might also be interested in:


Did you know you can earn TPT $ as store credit just by leaving feedback?

Here's how:

Go to the “My Purchases” page.

Use the provide feedback icon under any item you downloaded.

Click it and you will be able to leave a short comment and rating.

Each time you provide feedback TPT gives you credits that you may use to lower the cost of any future purchases.

It’s that easy!

Thank you in advance as your feedback is important to me!


Follow me by clicking the green star at the top of my store page for notifications of new products and sales. Remember new products are always 50% off the first 24 hours!

Subscribe to my blog for engaging teaching ideas and exclusive freebies!

Think Grow Giggle Blog

Follow me on Instagram for behind the scenes views of Think Grow Giggle:

Think Grow Giggle on Instagram

Follow me on Pinterest for more teaching ideas:

Think Grow Giggle on Pinterest

Follow me on Facebook for teaching ideas and flash freebies:

Think Grow Giggle on Facebook

Questions? Email me at

Total Pages
54 + Google Slides
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Multiply a whole number of up to four digits by a one-digit whole number, and multiply two two-digit numbers, using strategies based on place value and the properties of operations. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models.
Explain patterns in the number of zeros of the product when multiplying a number by powers of 10, and explain patterns in the placement of the decimal point when a decimal is multiplied or divided by a power of 10. Use whole-number exponents to denote powers of 10.


Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up