# Two Step Equations | Doodle Math: Twist on Color by Number | St. Patrick's Day

## Overview

Looking for a fun way to engage your middle schoolers in solving two step equations? Our Two Step Equations Doodle & Color by Number resource is perfect for sixth, seventh, and eighth graders! This printable PDF includes 16 gnome-themed questions that combine math practice with creativity, making it an exciting addition to your curriculum for spring and St. Patrick's Day. Aligned with CCSS standards 8.EE.C.7.b and 7.EE.B.4.a, students will love working on these positive and negative integer solutions while adding a splash of color to their learning experience!

## Why you'll love this

Students practice solving two step equations with positive and negative integer solutions with this Two Step Equations Doodle & Color by Number resource. Contains 16 questions total with a gnome themed image perfect for spring and St. Patrick's Day.

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: 7.EE.B.4a, 8.EE.C.7b

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What’s included:

1. Problem set. Solving two step equations with positive and negative integers. - 16 problems

2. Image sheet. The image has a gnome with clovers, perfect for St. Patrick's Day. Students fill in the designated sections for doodling.

3. 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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