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## School Jungle Jam - Math Quest

**SKU:**SchoolJungleJam

The School Jungle Jam is a fun way to get back into math at the beginning of the school year.

These easy prep math worksheets feel like a game, as your students adventure through the story and solve math!

**Distance Learning Update: **I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive.

Math Quests are an ideal teaching resource to give to students for extra math practice and review! Educators can use these math quest activities to enrich, engage and motivate students in the classroom or at home. The School Jungle Jam is a useful resource for tutoring too! With easy, medium, and hard levels included, this math task can also be differentiated by swapping the chapters across the difficulty levels.

What is a Math Quest?

It begins with a story, as in the video hook. Then continues in 'chapters.' Each chapter reveals the next part of the story, posing a math task to complete. Once the math task is complete, students may progress to the next chapter. The final chapter will present some choices for actions to take in the story. Students make their choice and then complete the math in that section, carrying out instructions to receive a 'special number.' If they do the math correctly, the special number will match up to their ending of the story on the final page. Four alternate endings to receive! Learn more about Math Quests here.

Great to use for enrichment, early finishers, or a way to get lots of math practice in with a fun twist. Set as independent work or pairs to go on this story adventure.

Preparation & Set-Up

You will need to print, make copies for your students, and have the video ready for viewing to complete this activity. The video hook is for (optional) viewing before starting the paper part of this task. The math component of this activity is on paper, with each chapter presenting a part of the story to read and a math task/challenge or puzzle to 'progress' through the story. At the end of the story, students will be given choices, which leads to one of four alternative endings for them.

Certificates Included!

Printable certificates provided to give to students who complete the Math Quest.

DIFFERENTIATION

Three levels of difficulty (EASY, MEDIUM, HARD) provided within this product so that you can differentiate this activity within your classroom. As long as the chapter number is the same, you can swap chapters across difficulty levels to tailor this math quest to best suit your class and/or individual student needs.

SKILLS OVERVIEW

Skills covered in the activities and puzzles presented throughout this math quest:

EASY

Addition (Single and Double Digit Numbers)

Subtraction (Single and Double Digit Numbers)

Comparing Numbers

Odd & Even Numbers

Missing Addends

Diagram Puzzle

Matching numbers written in words into numeral form

Ordering Numbers

MEDIUM

Multiplication Facts 1-12

Adding multiple numbers together

Adding double and triple digit numbers

Subtracting double and triple digit numbers

Division Facts 1-12

Odd and Even Numbers

Missing Addends

Diagram Number Puzzle

Comparing Numbers

Expanded Form to Standard Form

Ordering numbers

HARD

Multiplication Facts 1 – 12

Adding multiple numbers together

Multiplying double digit numbers by single digit numbers

Dividing double/triple digit numbers by single digit numbers (no remainders)

Multiplying double digit numbers by double digit numbers

Equivalent Fractions to ½

Missing numbers from equations

Diagram Number puzzles

Place Value: Convert from expanded form, ordering numbers

Multiplying and Dividing by multiples of 10

ANSWER SHEETS INCLUDED

Certificates Included!

Printable certificates provided to give to students who complete the Math Quest.

FOUR BONUS early finisher literacy activities added at the end to extend the activity if you wish.