Summer Color by Code

Color-by-codes are a favorite in my classroom! I love them because the students are learning and they love them because they think they’re just coloring.

These summer themed color-by-codes are perfect for the end of your school year or as review over summer break.

Scroll below to grab the freebie and then hop over to grab our expanded form roll and write for more adding fun.

Getting Ready

Prep was easy peasy.

I printed out the coloring sheets with all three options for the students to choose from.

Then I grabbed some crayons and pencils for the students to use.

The Activity

I laid the code by color choices on the table and let the students choose which one they wanted to work on first.

Once the students had chosen the page that they wanted to do, we worked on finding the sums.

We have been working on 2-digit addition without regrouping so this was the perfect independent activity for them to practice their skills.

Before coloring, they were allowed to check their answers with a calculator to ensure that they were all correct.

Then it was time to color!

My students loved being able to see their art take shape.

The summery color-by-code sheets turned out beautifully and the students were begging to do more, which is always a win.

Grab Your Copy

Ready to work on math sums?

Click the blue download button below to grab your freebie and then hop over and snag our Which One Doesn’t Belong? cards for another fun math game. 

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SOMMER

Sommer is a 2nd Grade teacher and mom of three from Australia. Having a son with autism, she is passionate about creating fun and hands-on activities that are easy to differentiate and that engage all early learners. She loves sharing ideas and activities on Stay Classy Classrooms.
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Hi, I’m Malia.

I’m a National Board Certified Teacher and love showing Pre-K, Kindergarten and First Grade teachers easy-to-follow systems for getting EVERY student bigger results.