Same & Different: Penguin Huddles

Look at the two pictures. What do you notice?

A: an ice ledge with 10 penguins and another ice ledge with 6 penguins. B: an ice ledge with 8 penguins and another ice ledge with 8 penguins.
  1. How are pictures A and B mathematically the same, and how are they different?
    • A and B are the same because …
    • A and B are different because …
  2. Make a third picture of penguins on ice ledges. You can use these ice ledges or draw your own.
two blank ice ledges

Explain how your picture is the same as pictures A and B, and how it is different.