Winter Theme Math Center Activities for Upper Elementary (5 included)

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FIVE different printable activity sets to use in the classrooms for centers or independent work

Skills covered: order of operations, compare and order fractions, factors, multiply fractions and mixed numbers, and logic

Aligned with some 5th grade Common Core objectives (great for 4th grade enrichment and 6th grade review too!)

Activities included:

Reindeer Games: Students will use the order of operations to determine who wins a math challenge…Rudolph or All of the other Reindeer. Printable sheet for students and answer key is provided.

5th Grade Common Core Objective:
5.OA.1 Use parentheses, brackets, or braces in numerical expressions, and evaluate expressions with these symbols.

Cookie Conversions: Students will use the recipe cards provided to multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers. Since students get to choose the recipe they use for a given situation, there is not an answer key, but the operation needed for each card is specified below.

5th Grade Common Core Objective:
5.NF.6 Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers.

Included in this set:
• Notes to teacher
• Student directions
• 4 recipe cards
• 4 cards with situations requiring multiplication and division strategies
• Recording sheets (2 per page) for students to record their solutions for each card.
• Colored tracking sheet for students to keep track of which cards they have completed
• Black and white tracking sheet for students to keep track of which cards they have completed

Factor Snowman: Students will find the factors of numbers while building a snowman on the game board.

Included in this set:
• Notes to teacher (3 differentiation options for the game/center)
• Student directions
• Snowman game mat
• 4 pages of printable snowballs
• Number cards

Trim the Tree: Students will compare and order fractions with unlike denominators to hang ornaments on a tree.

Included in this set:
• Notes to teacher
• Tree game mat
• 12 printable ornaments with fractions on them
• Recording sheets (2 per page) for students to record their solutions for each game.

Three Logic Puzzles: Challenge and engage your students while letting them have fun using their critical thinking skills! These three logic puzzles range in difficulty from easy to difficult. The stories are fun for students to read and solve using deductive reasoning. All of the logic puzzles center around Holiday themes.

All of the printable puzzles can be solved using the clues provided and include an answer key.

Total Set: 25 pages plus answer keys for some activities (specified above)

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If you like the activities in this set, please also look at my Free Holiday Theme Logic Puzzles (3 Included!)
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