These Math Brain Busters are just what you need to promote critical thinking, problem solving, and math discourse in your classroom!
These Math Brain Busters could be used in a variety of ways in your classroom. You could provide these as an enrichment or for early finishers. You could use a prompt to begin a lesson and have students work together to find a solution. These could also be utilized during small group to allow you to differentiate how you introduce and use these with each of your groups.
There are 80 math prompts included-
20 Number and Operations in Base Ten
20 Operations and Algebraic Thinking
20 Measurement and Data
In addition to the half-page math prompts, each prompt is also provided on an activity sheet with spaces for students to show their work and explain their solution.
An answer guide is provided for each set.