Halloween Family Project

If you would like to, complete the following activities with your child at home. This is an OPTIONAL home project to extend math and writing. After your child completes it they can bring it back to school to share with the class!

Have fun! ___________________________________

Candy Table
After all of the trick or treating is done, sort your candy into groups (see below). Tally the number of candies you have for each group.

Number of pieces Chocolate Hard Candy Gummy Candy Healthy treats Other

Candy Pictograph

Make a pictograph to show the information from your table. One sticker should equal 5 pieces of candy.

Number of pieces Chocolate Hard Candy Gummy Candy Healthy treats Other

one _____________ = 5 pieces of candy

Story Problem Mash
Pick one item from each category and circle it. Then write a story problem using the information.

Characters zombies ghosts trick or treaters pumpkins

Number sentence 5+3 21 - 7 9+8 4 + 11

object pieces of candy eyeballs costumes cookies

Story Problem: Make sure your problem ends with a “?”

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Solve your story problem 2 ways:

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