Two Step Equation Word Problems: Fall Mania PowerPoint Game

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This is an interactive PowerPoint game. The zipped file holds 2 versions of the game - one is the show saved as the newer version of PowerPoint, the other is saved as an older version of PowerPoint. The file also include a pdf that has a student recording sheet and an answer key (that has all 16 problems written out).

When you play the game you will have 16 leaves on the main screen. Each leaf links to a two step equation word problem. Each problem slide has the word problem, an acorn that is covering the answer to the problem, and a scarecrow "back" button that will take students back to the main screen. When a user clicks on the acorn that is on the top right side of the slide, it will move over to reveal the answer to the problem. (This makes it easy to check students’ answers!). Once a leaf has been clicked it will disappear! When using a smart board students can take turns clicking on a leaf, or can take turns (softly) throwing a koosh ball at a leaf.

To play this game I suggest dividing students into 3-5 small groups. Then, give each group a white board (or other device) to record answers on. Allow someone from each group to go to the front of the room, to click on a leaf. Then, give each group time to simplify the expression. You can also have students complete this activity on their own.

Note: This may not work on a Mac due to the triggers in the program! Please make sure to try to the free preview PowerPoint before purchasing to make sure it will work for you!

If you have any questions, comments, suggestions, etc, please email me at: 4theLoveofMath2@gmail.com

Thank you!

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Two Step Equation Word Problems: Fall Mania PowerPoint Game
Two Step Equation Word Problems: Fall Mania PowerPoint Game
Two Step Equation Word Problems: Fall Mania PowerPoint Game
Two Step Equation Word Problems: Fall Mania PowerPoint Game