Power, Zero & Negative Exponent Rules | Christmas Doodle Math & Color by Number


Looking for a fun way to reinforce exponent rules in your middle school math class? This Doodle & Color by Number activity is perfect! It covers power of powers, negative exponents, and zero exponent rules with 18 engaging questions spread across three levels. As students solve the problems, they can doodle a festive gingerbread image, making it an excellent fit for Christmas or winter themes. This resource aligns with CCSS 8.EE.A.1, making it a valuable addition to your 7th to 9th-grade curriculum. They'll love the creativity and you’ll love the results!

Why you'll love this

Students can practice laws of exponents with this print-and-go Doodle Math activity. Includes three levels to practice power of powers, powers of product, negative exponents, and zero exponent rules, with 18 questions total. As students solve the levels, they unlock patterns they can doodle to complete a gingerbread image perfect for the winter holidays or Christmas break. If your students love color by number or color by code, they’ll love Doodle Math!


✅ Level 1: Power of power and power of product. (1 page, 6 questions)

✅ Level 2: Negative exponents and zero exponents rules. (1 page, 6 questions)

✅ Level 3: Simplify expressions using combination of properties in level 1 and 2. (1 page, 6 questions)

✅ Image sheet with designated sections for doodling. (1 page)

✅ Answer key. (4 pages) 

Great for…

⭐ Back-to-School, Spiral Review Lessons

⭐ Emergency Sub Plans

⭐ Homeschool Activities

⭐ Homework & Independent Practice

⭐ Learning Centers & After School Math Programs

Reviews for other Doodle Math products…

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Micaela F. - “Great resource and activity!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐ Megan F. - “My kids loved being able to combine their love of art with our current math skill. It was challenging and fun at the same time.”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Teachertom (TpT Seller) - “My students loved this and the timing was perfect!”

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