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Paper Puzzle


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    WGBH

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Paper Puzzle

In this math activity, challenge learners to make two equal rows from eight different paper strips. Learners can explore the many ways they can solve this problem.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
5 to 10 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
free

Age Range:
Ages 6 - 11

Resource Type:
Activity

Language:
English

Materials List (per student)


Subjects


  • Mathematics
    • Algebra
    • Data Analysis and Probability
      • Data Analysis
    • Measurement
      • Size and Scale
    • Number and Operations
      • Fractions
    • Problem Solving
    • Reasoning and Proof
    • Representation

Audience


To use this activity, learners need to:

  • see
  • touch

Learning styles supported:

  • Involves hands-on or lab activities

Other


This resource is part of:

Access Rights:

  • Free access

By:

Rights:

  • All Rights Reserved, WGBH Educational Foundation, ©2002

Funding Sources:

  • National Science Foundation, 0229796
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
  • The Arthur Vining Davis Foundation
  • PBS

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