The ability to complete multistep problems is a very useful skill throughout all your life. Exposing students to these types of word problems develops higher order thinking skills and prepares them for more rigorous math later on. This math center helps with practicing this skill in a fun, seasonal way!
BONUS: There's also a balancing facts and basic facts Review Scoot Game included!
To prepare center 1: Make copies of recording page per student. Laminate and cut apart cards.. Place in folder with recording pages at math centers.
To prepare center 2: Make copies of recording page per student. Laminate and cut apart cards. Hang cards around the room. Place recording pages in folder and store in centers location.
*PLEASE NOTE: These centers can be found bundled in my Balancing Facts Math Centers! product.
All center materials in black and white, too!
This math center is designed to complement my MATH! Curriculum for first grade. You can find it HERE.
These are my Math Tubs:
M – Model It!
A – Add or Subtract It!
T – Think It!
H – Hone It!
IT – I’m Through!
You can read about how I set up my Math Centers HERE.
Thanks and happy teaching!!
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