Multi Step Equations | Doodle Math: Twist on Color by Number Worksheets


Check out these Doodle & Color by Number worksheets designed to make learning multi-step equations fun and engaging for your 6th to 8th graders! With three differentiated levels, students can tackle one-step, two-step, and multi-step equations while enjoying a vibrant fall theme—perfect for back-to-school and Halloween. Aligned with CCSS standards for equations and inequalities, these zero prep printables are ideal for independent practice, math centers, or even emergency sub plans.

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Students practice solving one step equations, two step equations, and multi step equations with this Multi-Step Equations Doodle & Color by Number resource. Contains 3 levels for easy differentiation with 27 questions in total. Level 1 involves one-step equations. Level 2 involves two-step equations. Level 3 involves multi-step equations. The image is fall-themed, perfect for back-to-school, Halloween, and Thanksgiving. These zero prep printable worksheets are great for emergency sub plans, math centers, independent practice, review, math lessons, 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: 6.EE.B.7, 7.EE.B.4, 7.EE.B.4.a, 8.EE.C.7, 8.EE.C.7b

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What’s included:

1. Level 1. One-step equations (for example r ÷ 9 = -7). (9 questions)

2. Level 2. Two-step equations (for example 10x − 7 = 13). (9 questions)

3. Level 3. Multi-step equations (for example 2x + 18 = 12 – 6(x + 7)). (9 questions)

4. Image sheet. The image for this activity is a spooky house with a jack-o-lantern. Students fill in the designated sections for doodling.

5. 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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