Halloween Math Challenge: A Frighteningly Good Freebie

Are you a 2nd or 3rd grade teacher looking for a FREE Halloween math activity? Try this October math challenge. This Halloween math freebie includes a math challenge focused on place value and logical thinking, a lined page for students to write about how they solved the problem, and an answer key (so you don’t have to think too hard about it). Just print and go!

This Halloween Math Challenge is perfect for advanced 2nd and 3rd graders!

You can use this printable for math centers, homework, problem of the week, a whole class number talk, small groups, math enrichment contracts, or to get a breather during a holiday party. It’s fun for kids and NO PREP for teachers!

This Halloween math freebie includes a “Haunted Halloween Party” math problem focused on place value and logical thinking. Students are given four place value clues to determine a secret 3-digit number.

When they discover the secret number, they’ll find the room number of the haunted Halloween party.

Students love the haunted Halloween theme, and youâ€™ll love how engaged they are with place value and mathematical thinking concepts.

This free Halloween math activity also includes a lined page for students to write about how they solved the problem + an answer key so you donâ€™t have to think too hard about it. Just print and go!

Short on time?

Project the math problem page onto your screen or white board instead of using printed copies. Then have students work it out on white boards.

Just click Ctrl+L to display the Haunted Halloween Party page and youâ€™re all set.

A fun Halloween number talk is ready in seconds!

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Need more Halloween math challenges and brainteasers to engage your little ghouls and goblins all month long? You can purchase 26 additional October math printables with Halloween themes HERE.

The printables pictured above are just a few from the October Math Challenge & Brainteaser pack.

Happy Halloween Super Teacher,

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