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Color By Number - Mental Math Practice

PDF | 5 pages|Grades: 2 - 3

A set of 5 color by number sheets that can be used to practice mental math.

These color by number sheets are a fun way for students to practice using mental math to solve operations.

How to use this resource in your classroom:

  • Have each student choose a color by number sheet.
  • Call out two numbers and an operation. Students must do the calculation mentally and color in the answer if it appears on their sheet.
  • The student that colors in their picture first, wins!

To make it a bit more challenging, write a number sentence on the board with a missing term and have your students determine the unknown, e.g. 42 + ___ = 61.

  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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