Are you looking for challenging real world, open-ended math problems that keep your students engaged, apply the math you have taught, and meet the standards of the Common Core or other rigorous math standards?
This resource is for you!
This set of 3 challenges can be used in a number of ways…as whole class explorations, as small group challenges, or as independent work for those students needed something more. In my classroom, these are whole-class explorations where students work in teams, share ideas, guess and check their ideas—and then present their solutions. The problem solving and math applications are high level and meaningful. See what you think! Three separate challenges are included, each taking several class periods. Metric option pages are included as well for those teachers teaching outside the U.S.!
Appropriate for grades 3-5—depending on skill level and level of support offered. Download the preview to see exactly what you get--I don't think you will be disappointed.
All My Open-Ended Challenges!
Set 1 can be found by clicking Here!
Set 2 can be found by clicking Here!
Set 3 can be found by clicking Here!
Set 4 can be found by clicking Here!
The entire bundle of sets 1-3 can be found by clicking Here!
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