Fun math riddles for kids will get students motivated to complete basic operations such as adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing. The math puzzles are great for 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade.
These 12 math riddle worksheets make doing math basic operations fun and motivating. The puzzles are targeted toward grade 4, but students in grade 3 or grade 5 can also benefit from them depending upon skill level. Students complete the problems in each cell and find the answers in the answer key on the left. The answers are matched with words which form the answer to the riddle. The student writes the answer to the riddle in the box at the bottom.
These problems are great for quick self-starts, warm-ups, centers, groups, individual enrichment or productive time fillers. The worksheets can be printed in color or grayscale with good results. Full answer keys are included.
My students absolutely loved these!!
Kids love the change of pace from task cards
Great way to make math fun!
The Math Riddles packet is one of six puzzle sets in the Productive Puzzles series. Each packet can be purchased separately or can be purchased bundled together at a discount. The other puzzles in the series are as follows:
Triangle Puzzles - Basic Operations
Pyramid Puzzles - Adding and Subtracting
Block Puzzles - Basic Operations
Cross Puzzles - Basic Operations
Lattice Puzzles - Multiplication
Save 25% by purchasing all six products in this bundle:
Basic Operations - Math Puzzles Bundle - All 6 Products
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