December Math Puzzles are a great option for your early finishers, math centers, enrichment opportunities, morning work, or even intervention groups. Each puzzle focuses on a math skill. There are 10 pieces to each puzzle. Each puzzle piece has a math problem for the student to solve. Then the student assembles the puzzle by putting their pieces in order from least to greatest.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS PRODUCT IS PART OF A BUNDLE. THE BUNDLE INCLUDES A MONTHLY SET OF MATH PUZZLES FROM SEPTEMBER TO MAY. CLICK HERE TO SAVE MONEY————->MONTHLY MATH PUZZLE BUNDLE
The math skills covered in these puzzles are:
-time to the hour
-plus and minus 1 and 10 boxes
-counting coins (penny, nickel, dime, and quarter)
-missing addends with doubles
-using doubles to subtract
-skip counting (by 2’s, 3’s, 5’s, and 10’s)
-expanded form (2-digit and 3-digit)
-2-digit addition (with and without regrouping mixed together)
-2-digit subtraction (with and without regrouping mixed together)
-least to greatest
The puzzles include pictures of gifts, toys, Santa, decorated tree, snow, carolers, gingerbread, fireplace, hot chocolate, etc.
Each puzzle comes with four options for printing:
Option #1: full color puzzle (laminate, cut, write, & wipe)
Option #2: black and white puzzle (print on bright paper, laminate, cut, write, & wipe)
Option #3: black and white puzzle (pieces mixed up for student to solve, cut, and assemble into a notebook or on a piece of construction paper)
Option #4: EDITABLE puzzle pieces for you to customize to meet the needs of your classroom
These puzzles also come with a student checklist. Each puzzle has a title in the upper right hand corner. This is an easy way for the student to identify the puzzle on his/her checklist.
Please download the preview file to see exactly which puzzles are included in this resource.