Saint Patrick’s Day Project Based Learning – 2nd Grade Math Word Problems



Leprechaun Tricks Gameboard Project Based Learning – 2nd Grade

⭐Leprechaun tricks is a create a board game project based learning created for 2nd grade students. The activities included will provide your students with math practice in an engaging way. This resource contains a standards-based unit in printable PDF. Students will be reviewing one and two-step word problems and create their own to complete a game board!


⭐ This project-based learning task involves using 2nd grade math standards to solve problems related to creating a game board.


Standards Addressed:

  • 2.OA.A.1 Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one- and two-step word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.
  • 2.NBT.B.5 Fluently add and subtract within 100 using strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction.
  • 2.NBT.B.7 Add and subtract within 1000, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction; relate the strategy to a written method. Understand that in adding or subtracting three-digit numbers, one adds or subtracts hundreds and hundreds, tens and tens, ones and ones; and sometimes it is necessary to compose or decompose tens or hundreds.


Key Features:

✏️ Printable Format – Printable PDF format makes this resource perfect for classroom instruction, distance learning, and everywhere in between.


✏️ Educational & Engaging – This resource will capture the imagination of your students while they practice key math skills.


✏️ Differentiation – Different activities mean that you can challenge your high performing students while making the resource accessible to your on level and below level students.


What’s Included?

  1. Teacher Directions & Standards Addressed
  2. Student Directions
  3. Background Information (one-step and two-step word problem anchor charts, key words anchor charts)
  4. One-Step Word Problems (examples)
  5. Two-Step Word Problems (examples)
  6. Practice Solving Word Problems
  7. Create a Board Game! (using a given board and game rules)
  8. Design Your Own Board Game (using a blank template for the entire game)
  9. Self-Reflection & Evaluation
  10. Answer Key


Looking for more differentiation? Check out the 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade versions!


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