Variables and Open Sentences Task Cards

Grade Levels
5th, 6th
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Superhero themed Variables and Open Sentences Task Cards provide for differentiation by offering several levels of difficulty. Cards can be used with the whole class, small groups or individual students. Printing on cardstock and laminating the cards ensures that they can be used multiple times.

Cards 1-4 ask students to identify the variable
Cards 5-12 ask students to match a word problem to the number sentence that could be used to solve it.
Cards 13-34 ask students to solve for the variable
Cards 36-40 ask students which of four word problems match the number sentence

Set contains:
• 40 task cards
• Record sheet
• Answer key
• Game board
• 10 ways to use task cards

VA SOL 5.18 The student will
• a) investigate and describe the concept of variable;
• b) write an open sentence to represent a given mathematical relationship, using a variable;
• c) model one-step linear equations in one variable, using addition and subtraction; and
• d) create a problem situation based on a given open sentence, using a single variable.

VA SOL 6.18 The student will solve one-step linear equations in one variable involving whole number coefficients and positive rational solutions.

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.EE.A.2
Write, read, and evaluate expressions in which letters stand for numbers.

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.EE.B.6
Use variables to represent numbers and write expressions when solving a real-world or mathematical problem; understand that a variable can represent an unknown number, or, depending on the purpose at hand, any number in a specified set.
Total Pages
16
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
45 Minutes

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Variables and Open Sentences Task Cards
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Variables and Open Sentences Task Cards
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