This resource includes 40 four-piece place value puzzles. Students will match the standard form, word form, expanded form, and a base ten block representation of each number. The first 20 puzzle pieces feature 2-digit numbers. The second set of 20 features 3-digit numbers. Use the two sets to differentiate or at different points in your place value unit.
To prolong their use, I recommend laminating these cards or printing them on sturdy card-stock before cutting them apart along the solid lines.
You can make this resource self-checking by placing matching colored dots or stickers on the back of the puzzle pieces. If you would like a written record of your students’ work, a recording sheet option is also included.
This activity addresses the following Common Core Standards:
CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.2.NBT.A.1: Understand that the three digits of a three-digit number represent amounts of hundreds, tens, and ones; e.g., 706 equals 7 hundreds, 0 tens, and 6 ones.
CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.2.NBT.A.3: Read and write numbers to 1000 using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form.
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- Amanda Taylor @ Second Grade Smiles