Melon Monster is a game that will help your students in their understanding of addition and subtraction. Included in this pack is a set of cards, including one monster and 10 melons, center directions, and a recording sheet. There is also a large set of cards to use for demonstration.
There is a basic story that goes along with this game. The story changes based on how many melons your students will be practicing with and how they will play. Directions are included for subtracting from the whole, finding the missing part, or finding the whole. You could also use these cards to practice fractions (What fraction of the melons did the monster eat?). Download the preview to see the stories and the cards that are included.