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Star Chains

 

Turn your worksheet self-checking activity.

  • Using 12 problems with 12 unique answers, create a table so that the problem printed in the middle of a cell has its answer at the top of another cell.
  • Have students cut the cards on the handout apart.
  • Students pick a card to start. They work the problem then find the answer at the top of another card. They tape the cards together.
  • Continue the process until a chain is formed. If they do all the problems correctly, the last problem will match the answer at the beginning of the chain.
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To get you started, here are some already created star chain activities.