This is excellent for Fast-Finishers or for those students who need a little challenge. In addition to coloring fun mystery monsters, it reinforces place value, comparing numbers, rounding, renaming numbers, and addition & subtraction. Furthermore, it can be used as a review to reinforce place value concepts for all students. Mixing coloring and math is engaging for all students. Each student copy will have an answer sheet that reveals the picture of the monster so that students can check their work when they are finished.
There are 10 activity sheets that reinforce the common core, but also extend student thinking.
CC.3.NBT.1 Use place value understanding and properties of operations to perform multi-digit arithmetic.
CC.4.NBT.3 Generalize place value understanding for multi-digit whole numbers.
CC.4.NBT.4 Use place value understanding and properties of operations to perform multi-digit arithmetic.
CC.5.NBT.1 Understand the place value system.
Look for more Mathstrocity Mystery Math coloring products that will be coming soon: fractions, decimals, and more.