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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.

To get you started, here are some already created star chain activities.