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Build Number Sense and Math Skills with Math Riddle Cards

Hello, Teaching Friends!

Build number sense while you have fun with these 12 multi-step riddle cards! Your first and second grade students will use clues about basic addition and subtraction, coins (pennies, nickels, and dimes), place value, adding and subtracting tens, and comparing numbers to determine numbers between one and 120..

*Note: You may already be using Set 1 of these riddles. This sample is from a new and completely different set!

What's the bonus factors with solving math riddles?

1) They are an easy way to implement spiraled review.
2) While you're reviewing math concepts and vocabulary, you'll also have a chance to sneak in some extra practice with inference and drawing conclusions! BOOM - that's a two-for-one!

Happy Teaching!