In this fun and engaging order of operations activity with 4 sets of 10 cards: picture, expression, answer, and the expression in words. Print out the cards and students could work in groups to match the cards or you could print 2 slides per page and have students work independently and glue each correct set together on construction paper. You could also set up the cards as a learning station. Answer key is included and extra cards for students to create a word problem to go along with each expression.
Common Core Standards:5.OA.1. Use parentheses, brackets, or braces in numerical expressions, and evaluate expressions with these symbols.5.OA.2. Write simple expressions that record calculations with numbers, and interpret numerical expressions without evaluating them.