This Real Number System Activity Bundle includes 6 classroom activities to support students’ knowledge of the real number system. The activities cover classifying real numbers, squares and square roots, estimating square roots, and irrational and rational numbers.
These hands-on and engaging activities are all easy to prep! Students are able to practice and apply concepts with these real number system activities, while collaborating and having fun! Math can be fun and interactive!
Standards: CCSS (8.NS.1, 8.NS.2 and 8.EE.3) and TEKS (8.2A, 8.2B and 8.2D)
What is included in the Real Number System Activity Bundle?
Six hands-on activities that can be utilized in pairs or groups of 3-4. All activities include any necessary recording sheets and answer keys.
- I Have, Who Has: squares and square roots
- Card Sort: rational vs. irrational numbers
- Mazes: estimating square roots
- Mystery Pattern: classifying real numbers
- Guess My Number: classifying real numbers
- Spin to Ten: real number system review
How to use this resource:
- Use as a whole group classroom activity
- Use in a small group for additional remediation, tutoring, or enrichment
- Use as an alternative homework or independent practice assignment
- Incorporate within our CCSS-Aligned Real Number System Unit or TEKS-Aligned Real Number System Unit to support the mastery of concepts and skills.
Time to Complete:
- Most activities can be utilized within one class period. Performance tasks summarize the entire unit and may need 2-3 class periods. However, feel free to review the activities and select specific problems to meet your students’ needs and time specifications. There are multiple problems to practice the same concepts, so you can adjust as needed.
Looking for more 8th Grade Math Material? Join our All Access Membership Community! You can reach your students without the “I still have to prep for tomorrow” stress, the constant overwhelm of teaching multiple preps, and the hamster wheel demands of creating your own teaching materials.
- Grade Level Curriculum
- Supplemental Digital Components
- Complete and Comprehensive Student Video Library
Licensing: This file is a license for ONE teacher and their students. Please purchase the appropriate number of licenses if you plan to use this resource with your team. Thank you!
Customer Service: If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out for assistance. We aim to provide quality resources to help teachers and students alike, so please reach out if you have any questions or concerns.
If you are interested in a personalized quote for campus and district licenses, please click here.
©Maneuvering the Middle® LLC, 2012-present