Prime, Composite, Factor, Multiple Riddle Card Challenge

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This product is a must for the beginning of the year (to be reused at any point during the school year!) for any late elementary or middle school math classroom! It is the ultimate remedy for the “What is a prime number again?” scenario! The product consists of 18 reusable “What number am I?” cards that can be easily laminated, cut up, and distributed to students to play a who-can-get-the-most-correct-answers game. These cards can then be reused as often as needed as a memory refresher. Also provided are instructions to the students, the definition of the twelve different important, often-used words ("prime", "composite", "factor", "multiple", "divisible by", "sum", "product", "difference", "quotient", "odd", "even", "square") that are seen frequently in the riddle cards, an answer sheet to record answers and any necessary work, and an answer key for teacher use. Cards start with easy-to-solve clues and move to more challenging clues that stimulate critical thinking. A great way to meet common core math standards in a fun and meaningful way.

NOTE: This product can also be purchased as part of a bundled set of four riddle card products, sold at a discounted rate. See Decimal Place/ Median-Mean/ Prime/ Fraction-Decimal-Percent Riddle Card Bundle for more information.

NOTE 2: This product is also sold as part of a bundled, discounted, comprehensive review of math concepts critical to the start of sixth grade. Please see Back to School Math Review for Sixth Grade if you are interested in purchasing this back to school packet.

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Copyright © Barry Schneiderman. This product is to be used by ONE teacher (the purchaser) for his or her classes only. Any reproduction of this material is limited to the purchaser for his or her classes. Beyond this usage, it may not be reproduced, republished, or copied in any way without written permission of the publisher. It may not be distributed to other teachers, a school department, a school, or a school district. This product may not be posted on any website, including but not limited to classroom websites, school websites, or district websites, without written permission of the publisher. Failure to follow the terms of usage represents a copyright violation per the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). To receive written permission to copy or post this product beyond the terms of use, ask Barry Schneiderman a question on Teachers Pay Teachers.
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Prime, Composite, Factor, Multiple Riddle Card Challenge
Prime, Composite, Factor, Multiple Riddle Card Challenge
Prime, Composite, Factor, Multiple Riddle Card Challenge
Prime, Composite, Factor, Multiple Riddle Card Challenge