I found students increase their accuracy with order of operations when we play baseball. This method encourages students to evaluate multiplication/division and addition/subtraction in the correct order. This resource is appropriate for introduction, extra practice, and intervention.
•1st Base: evaluate grouping symbols
•2nd Base:evaluate exponents
•3rd Base: evaluate multiplication/division, whichever comes first
•Home Plate:evaluate addition/subtraction, whichever comes first
The solution to worksheet: “Hey Batter Batter”