Distributive Property Puzzle FREE is a distributive property puzzle, game, or activity that your students can complete to practice with the distributive property. There are 12 distributive problems included in this activity.
This resource combines the fun of a coloring activity with the ease and collaboration of a pairs self checking activity. Students will simplify expressions using the distributive property and use their coloring pages to check their answers with a student who has the other half of the page.
This animated Math Shorts video explains how the distributive property can help students model and create equivalent expressions. In the accompanying classroom activity, students play a quick game where they identify common factors within an expression and work on a series of problems that expand their understanding of how to apply the distributive property. While the problems begin with whole number expressions, students soon work toward algebraic notation and eventually develop the idea…
Distributive Property and Combining Like Terms Puzzle from Under the Crystal Chandelier on TeachersNotebook.com - (3 pages) - Students will practice simplifying expressions by using the distributive property and combining like terms. There are 24 different expressions for students to practice with.