Lauren Fulton Math

Solving Multi Step Equations with Word Problems Activity | Adventurous Joe


Looking for a highly engaging Solving Multi Step Equations Activity? This self-checking solving equations game is unlike anything your students have seen before and includes an animated story with alternate endings!

In this Adventurous Joe activity, Joe gets locked in a castle dungeon that's guarded by a dragon. Students must solve the equations correctly so Joe can escape!

Problem types include: Solving equations, including from word problems, with variables on both sides, involving distributive property with fractional and integer coefficients.

❤️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 8.EE.C.7, 8.EE.C.7b & HSA-REI.B.3