Lauren Fulton Math

5th Grade Math Back to School Activity for Multiplication and Division Review


Looking for a highly engaging back to school activity for multiplication and division review for your 5th Grade Math students? This self-checking back to school maze game is unlike anything your students have seen before and includes an animated story with alternate endings!

In this Adventurous Joe activity, Joe missed the bus on the first day of school! Students must correctly solve multiplication & division problems to help Joe make it to school on time!

Problem types include: Multiplying and dividing whole number review up to 3 digits by 2 digits.

❤️Why Students & Teachers LOVE this Resource❤️

  • Self-Checking. If students answer the questions correctly, Joe makes it out of his sticky situation. If they make a wrong turn, his adventure turns sour!
  • Engaging. The ONLY math product on TpT (that I can find) with an animated video story to accompany the activity.
  • No Prep. Just print & go!
  • Versatile. Choose to watch the videos as a class, or use the QR codes & have students work independently.


Included in this Product

  • Animated Video Story w/ Alternate Endings
  • 15 Task Cards w/ Variety of Problem Types
  • 1 Adventure Maze (black/white & color options)
  • Student Recording Sheets
  • Answer Keys
Total Pages: 1 Animated Video, 15 Task Cards, 1 Student Maze
Answer Key: Included
Teaching Duration: 45 minutes

This product aligns to CCSS 5.NBT.B.5 & 5.NBT.B.6