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Open-ended Math Problem Solving - Grades 1, 2, and 3 (Task Card Version)

PDF | 20 pages|Grades: 1 - 3

A set of 20 open-ended problem solving task cards covering a range of mathematical concepts.

These open-ended problem solving task cards will promote deep, thoughtful, and creative responses from your students. More than one answer is acceptable; exploring possibilities is encouraged.

The problems cover a range of mathematical concepts such as place value, number operations, measurement, combinations, and data analysis.

Use these problem solving cards as a math warm-up, as a math center activity, or as an enrichment task for fast finishers.

This resource is also available in an editable powerpoint form.


  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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