Do you have a number balance in your classroom? Aren't sure how to use it? This set of 15 task or math center cards are perfect for your K-2 students to use the number balance to explore the meaning of the equal sign, develop strong number sense, and work toward fact fluency.
To use these cards, just print and go! Use them as a partner or small group center with your number balance for hands-on exploration. The tasks get more and more challenging, so it makes differentiation easy. Many of the tasks are open-ended so they can be used again and again throughout the school year as your students are able to find more sophisticated solutions.
With these tasks, your students will work with these critical concepts:
-Meaning of the Equal Sign