Teaching Resource
Pandora's Party Palace Math Activity - Upper Level Version
16 mathematics problem solving task cards involving money in a real-world context.
Use this math activity with students to practice solving real-world problems involving money.
Print out a class set on cardstock to use as a math center activity or focus on one problem at a time in a guided math group or as a whole class. Alternatively, give students a copy of a task card to glue into their journals to solve independently. Provide students with a set of answer cards to check their work in the end.
Use the blank template to create your own questions and math problems based on the catalog for your class to solve.
Use the drop-down menu to choose between two different catalogs: one with percentages and one without.
This teaching resource includes:
- 4 x Pandora’s Party Palace catalogs (2 x percentages and 2 x without percentages)
- 16 x math problem solving cards
- 4 x blank math problem solving cards
- 16 x answer cards.
We also have a middle and lower level version of this resource.
Featured in
Download this resource as part of a larger resource pack or Unit Plan.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
- CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.OA.A.2
Multiply or divide to solve word problems involving multiplicative comparison, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem, distinguishing multiplicative comparison from additive comparison.
- CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.NBT.B.4
Fluently add and subtract multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm.
- 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 me...
- CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.RP.A.3.C
Find a percent of a quantity as a rate per 100 (e.g., 30% of a quantity means 30/100 times the quantity); solve problems involving finding the whole, given a part and the percent.
- CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.NS.B.3
Fluently add, subtract, multiply, and divide multi-digit decimals using the standard algorithm for each operation.
- CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP1
- CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP4
- CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP5
We create premium quality, downloadable teaching resources for primary/elementary school teachers that make classrooms buzz!
Find more resources for these topics
MathematicsMoneyProblem SolvingSolveProcess StandardsTask CardsMath Center ActivitiesGuided Math Activities
Comments & Reviews
Write a review to help other teachers and parents like yourself. If you would like to request a change (Changes & Updates) to this resource, or report an error, simply select the corresponding tab above.
Resource Updates
This resource now includes a set of answer cards.
Addition by Victoria (Teach Starter) Nov 6th, 2017
Request a change
Would you like something changed or customized on this resource? While our team makes every effort to complete change requests, we can't guarantee that every change will be completed.
You must be logged in to request a change. Sign up now!
Report an Error
You must be logged in to report an error. Sign up now!
Help
Are you having trouble downloading or viewing this resource? Please try the following steps:
- Check that you are logged in to your account
- Check that you have a paid subscription
- Check that you have installed Adobe Reader (download here)
If you are still having difficulty, please visit the Teach Starter Help Desk or contact us.
Contact us