Lauren Fulton Math

Model Write and Solve One Step Equations Maze Activity for 6th Grade


Looking for a highly engaging Modeling, Writing and Solving One Step Equations Activity for your 6th Grade Math students? This self-checking modeling, writing and solving one step equations game is unlike anything your students have seen before and includes an animated story with alternate endings!

In this Adventurous Joe activity, Joe enters a time machine and accidentally goes back to the prehistoric period! He needs to find his way back to the time machine before the cavemen & dinosaurs capture him. Students must correctly model, write and solve equations to help Joe escape!

Problem types include: Modeling, writing and solving one step equations which include adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing two to three-digit numbers.

❤️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 6.EE.B.6 & 6.EE.B.7