Math squares are an engaging, self-correcting activity that reinforces mental math and fact fluency. If you are looking for a way to reinforce addition fluency even when you move on to other skills in your classroom, these math square puzzles are a fantastic option!
Students love the challenge and the satisfaction of solving these math puzzles!
Ideas for Use
Here are some ways to use math squares in your classroom:
- Use them as a daily warm-up at the beginning of each math class to build mental math skills.
- Use as a station activity during Math centers.
- Use as an early finisher activity
- Use at the end of class when you have five minutes left.
This package includes 20 pages of math squares (120 squares in all) that reinforce addition within 50. Answer keys are also included.
PRINT AND DIGITAL VERSIONS INCLUDED
A digital version is included along with the print version so you can use the version that best suits the needs of your classroom. The digital version is in Google Slides™ format, but can also be used in Microsoft Teams by saving as a PowerPoint first.
What Teachers Are Saying
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "After explaining and practicing these, they make an engaging early finisher or homework activity. Thank-you!" Morgan H.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "Great resource to get students thinking! Thank you!" Alexis M.
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