Motivate your 4th grade kids to answer multi-step word problems using this mystery picture activity. These are fun coloring worksheets that will inspire them to answer the word problems in order to solve the mystery picture.
This packet includes task cards and no-prep worksheets. Choose the right teaching medium that suits your preference. Both versions are included for your convenience.
You will receive a printable file. It has has 4 sets -- each set has a worksheet, 8 cards, two versions of answer/coloring sheet, and the answer key.
Set 1: Multi-step Word Problems Involving Multiplication and Addition
Mystery Picture: CHEERLEADER
Set 2: Multi-step Word Problems Involving Multiplication and Subtraction
Mystery Picture - GUITARIST
Set 3: Multi-step Word Problems Involving Division and Addition
Mystery Picture - POLICE OFFICER
Set 4: Multi-step Word Problems Involving Division and Subtraction
Mystery Picture - SURFER
To create some variation, you may use different medium and coloring sheet for a set. Example: Set 1, you may use the worksheets. For set 2, you may choose task cards, and so on.