Grab your suitcase because we're going to Hawaii on vacation! Students "go on vacation" in this real-world activity and practice with all third grade standards. When they complete all 10 math review challenges, they win!
If you're looking for ways to make more meaningful connections to math in the real world, this is the activity for you! Students will embark upon a day in Hawaii while practicing difficult math concepts at the same time. Math test prep can be difficult for third graders and this activity is great practice!
⭐ What is This? ⭐
Help your students go to Hawaii in your classroom! Students complete 10 math end of year testing challenges that are real-world related.
Print out all 10 Hawaiian posters and all 10 aligned challenges. Distribute them around your room. Give each child a recording sheet. Explain to students that they will go on vacation and will need to complete all challenges. They have to find all the challenges you've left around the classroom and find the answers to each one. They use the recording sheet to mark off each challenge as they go.
There is also an additional writing activity where students scan the QR codes on each poster and find out fun facts about Hawaii.
This math activity is perfect for third graders. It aligns with all third grade math standards.
⭐ What's Included? ⭐
- Hawaiian Signs to hang outside your classroom to excite students
-10 Hawaiian Posters in Color and Black and White
-10 Test Prep Challenges (20 questions)
-Learning Target Poster
-Posters for Selfies Upon Completion
-QR Code Writing Activity for Early Finishers
⭐ Skills Included ⭐
-Operations and Algebraic Thinking Questions (Multiplication and Division)
-Measurement (Area, Perimeter, Time, Graphs, Rulers, Line Plots)
-Numbers in Base Ten (Multiply by Tens, Add and Subtract, Rounding)
-Geometry (Geometry, Partitioning Shapes)
✅Common Core Aligned to Third Grade Math Standards
✅Great for 3rd Grade
✅QR Writing Activity
✅Includes Answer Keys
✅Covers a Variety of Skills
✅Learning Targets Specified
✅Tips to Help Make the "Hawaiian Day" Fun!
✅Black and White and Color Versions Included
✅10 Challenges (20 questions)
This is a perfect review activity before end of year math assessments or as an extra practice activity. It can be used as a spiral review and is easy to set up and implement. It is great for any class that needs something fun to reinforce teaching third grade math concepts. The QR codes add in technology as well.
I also call these my Monday Funday math games if you've seen them on Instagram! These are easy to implement classroom transformations!
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