These 3-piece logic puzzles are a great way to challenge students while also reinforcing multiplication facts. The high-rigor, interactive puzzles are designed to help develop higher-order thinking skills and mathematical reasoning.
Four levels are included for easy differentiation. Teacher directions, references, and ideas are provided throughout the pack.
The puzzles can be printed on regular copy paper and glued into student notebooks. Alternatively, you could print on card stock and laminate to use them over and over!
A blank puzzle is also included for students to generate their own!
•Teacher Directions, Differentiation Ideas, and Reference Pages
•9 Level 1 Puzzles
•6 Level 2 Puzzles
•6 Level 3 Puzzles
•6 Level 4 Puzzles
•Optional Student Recording Pages for Each Puzzle Set
•Answer Keys for Each Puzzle Set
This is a fun and useful resource no matter what standards you are following. If you are following the Common Core, these puzzles address:
Fluently multiply and divide within 100, using strategies such as the relationship between multiplication and division (e.g., knowing that 8 × 5 = 40, one knows 40 ÷ 5 = 8) or properties of operations. By the end of Grade 3, know from memory all products of two one-digit numbers.
CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP7 Look for and make use of structure.
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© Blair Turner 2015
Materials are licensed for personal use in one classroom only. For use in multiple classrooms, please purchase additional licenses.