Monster Money Management!
This product contains twenty-four spending task cards, which allows students to practice subtraction using real-world application.
Students must subtract expenses from $1,000 to find out how much money the monsters have left to spend.
These twenty-four monster spending task cards (word problems) allow students to take a fictional spending trip to buy real things.
Print and cut one set of monster spending task cards for each group.
Then, place task cards in the center of the table.
Students can work individually or with a partner.
They will pick a card, record spending number, show their work for the problem, and record their answer on their record sheet.
When they are finish, they will place the monster spending task card back in the center and pick a different monster spending task card.
They may continue working until they have completed 6, 12, or 24 monster spending task cards.
There is a 6-box monster spending trip record sheet for students to show their work and record their answers. See page 3.
There is also a 12-box and 24-box monster spending trip record sheet on page 4 and 5. Students will need to show their work on a separate sheet of paper.
Task Cards are available in color.
Answer key provided.