# Formula Game

Activity | |
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Form equations that equal a number. | |

Target level | ES 3 - 5 |

## Contents

## Preparation

- Make number sets for each group. The set should contain 2 of each single digit 0-9, as well as
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## Rules

- Make small groups.
- Give each group a set of number cards.
- The teacher gives a number and the groups have to form equations with the numbers as the answer.
- Students write the equation on the board.
- The teacher checks the equations.
- The fastest team gets a point.

## Variations

- Give points to the most creative formula.
- Give points to the teams with unique answers.