Simple Interest | Doodle Math: Twist on Color by Number Worksheets

Overview

Looking for a fun way to teach middle schoolers about simple interest? Our Doodle & Color by Number worksheet is perfect for you! With engaging elements tailored for seventh and eighth graders, it covers key concepts like calculating simple interest, rates, and investment time. This printable PDF includes four levels and 36 questions, aligning with CCSS 7.RP.A.3 and TEKS 7.13.E standards. Each correct answer reveals adorable doodle patterns featuring cute hedgehogs and forest images, making math practice not just educational, but enjoyable!

Why you'll love this

Make financial literacy and decimals review and practice a blast with this print-and-go Doodle Math activity. Includes four levels with 36 questions total to practice simple interest calculations using I = Prt including simple interest, ending balance, rates, and investment time. Great for the TEKS 7.13.E and TEKS 8.12.D personal financial literacy standards. Each correct answer unlocks doodle patterns to complete cute hedgehog and forest images. If your students love color by number or color by code, they’ll love Doodle Math!

Includes…

✅ Level 1: Calculate simple interest. (1 page, 9 questions)

✅ Level 2: Calculate ending balance after simple interest is added. (1 page, 9 questions)

✅ Level 3: Calculate rates when given ending balance, initial deposit, and investment time. (1 page, 9 questions)

✅ Level 4: Calculate investment time when given simple interest, rates, and ending balance. (1 page, 9 questions)

✅ Hedgehog image sheet for Level 1 & Level 2 with designated sections for doodling. (1 page)

✅ Forest image sheet for Level 3 & Level 4 with designated sections for doodling. (1 page)

✅ Optional student formula sheet. (1 page)

Great for…

⭐ Back-to-School, Spiral Review Lessons

⭐ Emergency Sub Plans

⭐ Homeschool Activities

⭐ Homework & Independent Practice

⭐ Learning Centers & After School Math Programs

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