This is excellent for Fast-Finishers or for those students who need a little challenge. In addition to coloring fun mystery monsters, it reinforces multiplication and division math facts up to 12 as well as factors, multiples, primes, and composite numbers. Furthermore, it can be used as a review to reinforce math fact 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 9 activity sheets that reinforce the common core, but also extend student thinking.
CC.3.OA.3 Represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division.
CC.3.OA.7 Multiply and divide within 100.
CC.4.OA.1 Use the four operations with whole numbers to solve problems.
CC.4.OA.4 Gain familiarity with factors and multiples.
CC.4.NBT.6 Use place value understanding and properties of operations to perform multi-digit arithmetic.
Look for more Mathstrocity Mystery Math coloring products that will be coming soon: place value, fractions, and more.