Avengers: Endgame is currently the most popular movies in the world right and arguably the most excited super hero movie ever made!
And it's probably no secret that your kids love the movie's featured superheroes like The Hulk, Thor, Captain Marvel, Ironman, Black Panther, and Spiderman!
So, why not channel your students' enthusiasm for the Avengers into fun math learning experiences with 5 free Avengers-themed math puzzles for grades 3-9?
Working on math puzzles gives your students an opportunity to think critically and deeply about mathematics, develop problem-solving strategies, and work through challenging problems—plus they’re super fun!
These free and printable Avengers math activities make excellent warm-up and/or cool-down activities. They can also be used to supplement your lessons and as homework or extra credit assignments. No matter how you choose to incorporate these Avengers math activities into your lessons, you will surely see your student engagement reach super levels!
How to Download: You can download any of the puzzles by right-clicking on the image and saving it to your computer or by dragging-and-dropping it to your desktop.
1.) Find the value of the '?'
Use your math skills to find the value of each icon.
Iron Man = 13
Hulk = 13
Captain America = 3
Spider Man = 6
Groot = 2
? = 29
Hint: Since Iron Man and Hulk are equal to each other, they are interchangeable.
2.) Multiplication tables work like a Bingo board, where the value of each box represents the product of its corresponding row and column.
Iron Man = 1
Captain America = 3
Hulk and Spiderman = 7
Avengers Logo = 21
Thor = 6
Shield = 14
Groot = 2
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3.) Multiplication Area Model
Area models help kids to think visually about multiplication, which is the approach that Mathematical Mindsets author Jo Boaler recommends most for improving math understanding.
Iron Man = 120
Hulk = 20
Spider Man = 10
Groot = 6
Captain America = 40
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4.) Which One Doesn’t Belong? (simple)
Remember that WODB? activities are meant to spark mathematical thinking and discussion and do not have a single correct answer.
5.) Which One Doesn't Belong? (intermediate)
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Tip: Have your kids justify their thinking in writing!
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By Anthony Persico
Anthony is the content crafter and head educator for YouTube's MashUp Math and an advisor to Amazon Education's 'With Math I Can' Campaign. You can often find me happily developing animated math lessons to share on my YouTube channel . Or spending way too much time at the gym or playing on my phone.