In this activity, students work in pairs or small groups to use number sense to think of as many number sentences as possible to equal a given amount. You choose the amount and write it in the circle in the middle of the page. The first page gives instructions to use only addition; addition and subtraction in the second; addition, subtraction, and multiplication in the third; and all four operations in the fourth.
Copy this template onto card stock and laminate it for a reusable math station.
An example is provided.