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Thanksgiving Mystery Pictures - Addition to 99

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 1 - 2

Celebrate Thanksgiving and practice adding 2-digit numbers up to 99 with a set of four Thanksgiving-themed color-by-number worksheets.

It’s time to talk turkey… and bring a bit of fun into your math block!

Print-and-Go Fun Thanksgiving Math Worksheets

Through this Thanksgiving math activity, students will show they can use addition strategies to add two-digit numbers within 100 by understanding place value and composing 10. These worksheets require students to solve problems involving two-digit addition without regrouping.

Provide each student with a copy of the hidden picture grid and accompanying color key.. Students will also need a sheet of scrap paper or a marker board to work out each problem.

2-Digit Addition Worksheet Scaffolding + Extension 

Support students who need help understanding the concepts using base-ten blocks to model the addends. They can also use a number, line, or hundreds chart to help find the sum. 

Challenge fast finishers who already understand the concept to write word problems that practice the addition problems from the task cards. 

Get our 10 Best Scaffolding Strategies here! 

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This resource was created by Sarissa Florida, a teacher in Pennsylvania and Teach Starter Collaborator.


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