This St Patrick's Day, send your students on an epic Math Quest with this fun story “Over the Rainbow.” A fun 'print and go' activity to get some extra math practice in this is great to use as an essential review, enrichment activity or for your early finishers. With seven exciting chapters to work through, students can end up with one of four possible endings as they try to help Leroy McClumsy get his pot of gold back from the giant.
This is the EASY single level packet
VIEW THE VIDEO HOOK HERE!
BONUS (Optional) Video of the introduction part of the story also included in this packet. A written story is also included in the PDF product download for you to use instead if you wish.
(PLEASE NOTE: There are some variations between the video story and the written story. Choose your preference OR you could even do a compare/contrast literacy activity between the two versions.
Preparation & Set-Up
You will need to print, photocopy and have the video ready for viewing to complete this activity. The video hook is for (optional) viewing before starting the paper part of this task. The math component of this activity is on paper, with each chapter presenting a part of the story to read and a math task/challenge or puzzle to 'progress' through the story. At the end of the story, students will be given choices, which leads to one of four alternative endings for them.
SINGLE EASY LEVEL PACKET
There are three levels of difficulty (EASY, MEDIUM, HARD) available for this Math Quest. You are currently viewing the EASY
level version. Other levels can be purchased separately or bundled if you require a different level of math OR if you would like to differentiate this activity within your classroom. As long as the chapter number is the same, you can swap chapters across difficulty levels to tailor this math quest to best suit your class and individual student needs.
OTHER LEVELS TO BE RELEASED SOON
You can find the separate difficulty levels to purchase through these links below:
SKILLS OVERVIEW (EASY VERSION)
Lots of skills are presented throughout the chapters of this math quest. Please find an overview o-f skills covered in this activity outlined below.
- Multiplication facts (1-12)
- Place Value – Comparing numbers
- Addition (1 to 3-digit numbers, with regrouping)
- Subtraction (1 to 3-digit numbers, with regrouping)
- Missing Addends (within a puzzle)
- Adding more than two numbers (single and double-digit numbers)
- Odd/Even Numbers
- Division (Divide by 2, 3, 4, and f facts only)
ANSWER SHEETS INCLUDED
FOUR BONUS early finisher literacy activities added at the end to extend the activity if you wish.
Thank you and enjoy!
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