Math Enrichment - 1st 2nd Grade Addition, Subtraction, Place Value Set 2

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Do you wish your first grade and second grade students could keep their math skills sharp all year? They will, when you practice skills like addition, subtraction, place value and more every day with this set of 120 math spiral review riddle task cards!

Each card has a three-clue riddle whose answer is a number from one to 120, for daily practice with...

* Addition

* Subtraction

* Place value

* Add and subtract tens

* Compare numbers using equality and inequality symbols

* Odd and even numbers

* Coin values and combinations (US pennies, nickels, & dimes)

What's included in this resource?

☛ 120 spiral review riddle cards, printing at six per page

☛ Student recording page

☛ Answer key

☛ Task cards and materials for two addition, subtraction, and place value games that use the riddle cards

☛ A color-by-code page that also uses the riddle cards

☛ 120 charts in both color and b/w, for support and differentiation, with both operations and place value

Here are some ways to use these math spiral review cards with your class!

  • Use a card as the basis for a daily number talk.
  • Solve a card every day right before you start your math lesson, as a warm-up and to get your students focused. This is a great option for online lessons, too!
  • In whole group or small group lessons, the cards can be used for a game with the pocket chart or a 1-120 chart. (directions card included).
  • In a small group or with partners, they can be used with a printable number grid activity (directions card and grid included). They're also great for a traditional game of war ... who has the greater number?
  • For independent work and great practice with addition, subtraction, and place value, use the cards with the included solve-and-color page.
  • Use the riddles for a great 100th Day of School activity!
  • Use them as task cards or for a Read the Room activity - keep your little mathematicians moving for better learning!

Here's what teachers like you are saying about these math riddle task cards!

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Michelle said, "Great for math talks in my Grade 1/2 class, and for quick math breaks!"

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Cozy Classroom said, "Great problem solving activities. They review math language, familiarize kids with the 100 chart and are lots of fun."

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Katie said, "Great resource! The questions are just hard enough that it gets students thinking."

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Judith said, "The riddle format makes practicing these skills accessible and fun - an essential ingredient for distance learning."

Please note that this set uses US coins. If you teach in a school outside the US, click here to see this riddle set with all references to coins removed. It's also a great choice if you prefer math riddles that you can use earlier in the year in first grade!

In order to be successful with the riddle cards, your students should be familiar with odd/even, tens and ones, US coins (pennies, nickels, dimes), and comparison signs for equalities and inequalities.

All 120 riddles in this set are completely different than those in Set 1. Set 1 also includes full page riddles that are ready-to-use with the TpT digital Easel Tool. Click to see Set 1, and read the comments to get lots of great ideas for using these riddle cards! 120 Riddles for the 120 Chart, Set 1


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and ¢ symbols appropriately. Example: If you have 2 dimes and 3 pennies, how many cents do you have?
Count to 120, starting at any number less than 120. In this range, read and write numerals and represent a number of objects with a written numeral.
Understand that the two digits of a two-digit number represent amounts of tens and ones. Understand the following as special cases:
Compare two two-digit numbers based on meanings of the tens and ones digits, recording the results of comparisons with the symbols >, =, and <.
Given a two-digit number, mentally find 10 more or 10 less than the number, without having to count; explain the reasoning used.


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