This is a fabulous end of unit performance task or project to use for the Common Core Numbers and Operations.
Students use pattern blocks to design a picture. Then create a key to align to their creation. Each block is set to a value (ones, tens, hundreds, thousands, or ten thousands) with varying difficulty for differentiation.
Students will be assessed on their knowledge of place value, standard form, expanded form, word form, and ability to create, solve, and explain a word problem.
Rubric and Example included!