Adding & Subtracting Decimals | Doodle Math Twist on Color by Number | Fall


This Adding & Subtracting Decimals Doodle & Color by Number resource is an awesome way to get your middle schoolers engaged while mastering key skills in decimals. With two levels of difficulty, it offers 40 questions that help practicing adding and subtracting decimals with a focus on 5th to 7th graders. The fall-themed images make it perfect for the season, whether you're using it as part of your lesson plans or as independent practice. Plus, it's a zero prep solution for those busy days—great for math centers or review, and aligned to CCSS standards too!

Why you'll love this

Students practice adding and subtracting decimals with whole and decimal numbers between 1 and 3 places with this Adding & Subtracting Decimals Doodle & Color by Number resource. Contains 2 levels for easy differentiation with 40 questions total. Level 1 involves adding decimals. Level 2 involves subtracting decimals. Images are fall themed, perfect back-to-school, Halloween, and Thanksgiving. These zero prep printable worksheets are great for emergency sub plans, math centers, independent practice, review, math lesson, homework, and bulletin board decorations.

It's a fresh twist on color by number or color by code. Each correct answer unlocks a doodle pattern students can use to complete a mystery image with the colors of their choice. They keep students engaged, free up your time for differentiation, and look great as classroom decorations.

CCSS Standards: 5.NBT.B.5, 5.NBT.B.7, 6.NS.B.3, 7.NS.A.1d

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This activity is in my 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, and 6th - 8th Grade Doodle & Color by Number Bundles—at a savings of 50% over individual resources!

What’s included:

  1. Level 1. Adding decimals. - 20 questions

  2. Level 2. Subtracting decimals. - 20 questions

  3. Image sheets. There's two images: a Halloween-themed image and a forest themed image. Students fill in the designated sections for doodling.

  4. Answer key. Included for both the problems and the image sheet.

What teachers say about my Doodle & Color by Number activities:

  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This was difficult for my accelerated students! I loved it and so did they! They found trying to doodle the drawing and win ‘the best doodler’ fun. Students were engaged with the math, but also with their creativity.” - Kay Y.

  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “I loved that this activity had different levels. I used the 2 different levels with as an on-grade level support and a below-grade level support.” – Cristin B.

  • ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This was a great review for my 6th graders. This helped to keep them engaged while I worked with small groups.” – Ashley B.

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