Place Value Activity | 3 Digit Numbers | Shark Theme

Just Ask Judy
Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd
Formats Included
  • PDF
106 total; 102 usable
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Do sharks fascinate your students? You can snag their interest with this small group math activity, designed for practicing and reviewing 3-digit number skills in second or third grade.

With this flexible resource, you can choose the skills that best match your students’ instructional needs. You’ll also have a choice of color or black/ white.

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There are 6 printable activity mats. Each mat has 10 three-digit numbers. There are a total of 24 different numbers.

There are 10 sets of 24 cards (6 per page). The skills covered are: number after, number before, 10 more than, 10 less than, 100 more than, 100 less than, number word, expanded form, and how many hundreds, tens, and ones. Three of the skill cards have a number beyond 1000.

There is also a set of number only cards so you can use the cards for other activities. I included handy helper number word charts and 2 bonus open-ended worksheets.

This versatile resource includes 102 usable pages:

  • 3 pages teacher information
  • 6 pages color activity mats
  • 2 pages color number word handy helper charts
  • 40 pages color activity cards (6 per page)
  • 6 pages black/ white activity mats
  • 2 pages black/ gray/ white number word handy helper charts
  • 40 pages black/ white activity cards (6 per page)
  • 3 pages bonus worksheets

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106 total; 102 usable
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