Pandora's Party Palace Maths Activity - Upper Years
16 mathematics problem solving task cards involving money in a real-world context.
Use this Pandora’s Party Palace Maths Activity when learning about money in the upper years.
Print, cut and laminate a class set to use during maths group activities or focus on one problem at a time as a whole class. Alternatively, give students a copy of a task card to glue into their books to solve independently. Provide students with a set of answer cards to check their working out.
Use the blank template to create your own questions and maths problems based on the catalogue for your class to solve.
This teaching resource includes:
- 2 x Pandora’s Party Palace catalogues
- 16 x maths problem solving cards
- 4 x blank maths problem solving cards
- 16 x answer cards.
Read more about using this resource to plan a real party in our blog Real World Mathematics | Exploring Maths with an End of Term Party.
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Common Core State Standards alignment
Grade 5 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations in Base Ten > Perform operations with multi-digit whole numbers and with decimals to hundredths > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.NBT.B.7
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to hundredths, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction; relate the strategy to a written method and explain the reasoning used.
Grade 6 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > The Number System > Compute fluently with multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.NS.B.3
Fluently add, subtract, multiply, and divide multi-digit decimals using the standard algorithm for each operation.
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This resource now includes a set of answer cards.
Addition by Victoria (Teach Starter) Monday November 6, 2017
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