Number lines Math Center for Visual Learners (Puzzles)
Students create concrete quantity number lines with pictures
to represent each stage of the number line.
Students practice making number lines with pictures.
Teacher cuts out pictures in vertical strips and places
all of one kind in a baggie or container. Students use
the strips to recreate a pictorial number line. A blank grid
is included for students to use as a mat. A number line is
included to guide students; this could be placed below the
mat while the student is assembling the pictorial number line.
To extend the activity students can draw pictures on the blank
grid to create their own pictorial number line.