Activity

Grade
2

Would You Rather? Baskets of Blocks

Would you rather play with …

36 blocks today and then get 36 more tomorrow? Or 24 blocks today and then get 65 more tomorrow?

Use pictures, models, words, numbers or symbols to explain your choice.

I would rather play with … because …

Challenge

Can you think of a reason why the other choice might make sense?

Follow-up

Ask a friend or family member to choose between the two groups of blocks. Did they make the same choice that you did? Why did they make their choice?