Grade: Elementary
Subject: Mathematics

#648. Pizza Math

Mathematics, level: Elementary
Posted Thu Oct 1 07:27:11 PDT 1998 by Melissa Farrell (
Hampton year round elementary, Greensboro, NC, USA
Materials Required: paper plates, construction paper, scissors, glue
Activity Time: 30 minutes
Concepts Taught: 2 and 3 digit addition

Children create pizza's with the paper plates. Give them a choice of 2-3 toppings cut from construction paper. They glue the toppings on their pizza and write a number sentence about the pizza. Ex. 3pepperoni + 4onions + 2peppers = 9 toppings.