Students will be able to simplify various algebraic expressions using the order of operations.
Prep Required: Print the cards on colored card stock or laminate. Cut out the cards and mix them up.
Directions: Place students in groups of 2, 3, or 4. Hand one puzzle to each group with paper (or dry-erase markers). Students simplify the expressions to put the puzzle back together.
Answer key included!! A great first-week activity for Algebra 2!