Do you need an engaging activity for three digit numbers? Students will enjoy the space theme images in this self-correcting, interactive PowerPoint slideshow with sound effects.
Open the zipped file, the file named Directions for Teachers has a printable recording sheet and answer key. The interactive game is the file named Adding 3 Digit Numbers 3rd Grade.
The student will click on a random symbol on the home page and be taken to a slide with an addition problem. He will find the answer and then touch or click on his answer choice. If the student clicks on a correct answer, a slide with “Way to Go!” will pop up and the student will hear applause. If the student clicks on an incorrect answer a slide with “Keep Trying, You’ll Get It Next Time!” will pop up and the student will hear a breaking glass sound effects.
Students can tally correct answers on the points slide that you project on a whiteboard if you wish, or you can copy the black and white points slide. The point sheet is designed to be used with teams of four, or four teams when using the game with the whole class. Tallying points and using the recording sheet is optional of course.