Though this activity was originally created as a math activity, it would be awesome for science classes focusing on scientific notation, too!
Scientific Notation Jumbo Puzzles are a terrific way to practice converting between scientific and standard notation. Even better than that? The puzzle format encourages critical thinking and problem solving. Use the puzzles as a small group activity, and you've added teamwork and cooperation to the mix. Brilliant! These puzzles are great for everyone from large classes to single-student home schools.
Each of the 3 puzzles included in the pack forms a 12" x 12" square when complete...and provides tons of practice with scientific notation.
Puzzles vary in challenge level.
Each puzzle spells out a silly little message, but the letters of the message face every-which-way...that way students can't figure out the direction of each piece without doing the math, but they do get rewarded with a goofy message when the puzzle is complete.
Entire file is 11 pages.
Puzzles will need to be printed and cut out to prepare for students.
© 2016 Nerd in the Brain
All information and designs contained in this file were created by and are property of Nerd in the Brain (other than math facts, of course) unless otherwise stated. Design should not be made available in any form on any online venue or forum. Design should not be claimed as your own. File should not be shared outside of the school where you work. You wouldn't do any of that stuff anyway, would ya? Nope, because you’re nice people. :)
Payment methods accepted: PayPal and credit cards
Your files will be available to download once payment is confirmed.
Due to the nature of our products, we cannot offer refunds for digital purchases. If you have a dire situation (like one of our files set your computer on fire and ate all of the best cookies out of your cabinet), you can contact us at email@example.com ... I'm sure we'll work out a solution together. :)
We work hard to create our literature guides, games, and activities. While we don't mind you sharing resources with close friends and immediate co-workers, we do ask that you don't distribute our work freely. Our resources should not be made available in online venues or used in any way to generate profit, but we know you wouldn't do any of that anyway. ;)