Palindromes are words, phrases, or numbers that are the same when read either backward or forward. Examples of palindromic numbers include 12421 and 893398.
Tired of the hum-drum math lessons? Need to have some fun? How about an activity for the sub? This four page handout will give you everything you need to know about Palindromes.
*Definition of a Palindrome
*Palindrome example in action
*Worksheet for student practice includes number of steps needed
*Various large number chart that includes 3-7 step palindromic numbers for extra enrichment.
You'll and your students will be Palindromic Pros after this mini-lesson!!! Place students in pairs for cooperative learning.
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