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Here’s a set of 24 Valentine's Day task cards that will strengthen your second graders’ skills in operations and algebraic thinking. Choosing from nine numbers, your students will determine the Love Bug's Secret Number by using clues to eliminate eight of the options. A student recording page and answer key are also included, for independent use in a math center.
Math skills addressed in this set include …
♦ Add and subtract two-digit numbers, with and without regrouping
♦ Compare numbers using symbols
♦ Distinguish even and odd numbers
♦ Know value of coins and use in adding and subtracting
Here are some options for using the task cards …
♦ Use in a math center for individual or partner work
♦ Use for whole class review with your document camera
♦ Use as a skills review rotation (Scoot!), individually or with partners, with students moving to stations around the classroom to solve the riddles
♦ Use for morning “bell ringers”
♦ Use as enrichment for early finishers
Download the preview to sample four free cards!
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