What better day for fun Star Wars themed math than May the Fourth? Use these ideas to incorporate Star Wars into your elementary and middle school instruction.
Free Printable Math Puzzles
Coloring Squared has a variety of Star Wars math printables ranging from color by number to addition, subtraction, multiplication or division fact practice.
This free printable mystery picture includes an option for all 4 operations.
Free Printable Math Games
Hands On and STEM Activities
Practice fractions and measuring by making some Star Wars play dough. (Bonus: You can use the play dough for many math related activities like these 10 Ways to Play Math With Play Doh for all elementary grades or the Subtraction Smash game for young learners.)
Use Lego mini figures (or these free printable toilet paper roll figures if you don’t have legos) as manipulatives- from practice making tens to multiplication arrays, division models, fraction of a set, or anything you would use counters for.
Rescue Hans Solo from carbonite! In this Lego Science idea from Fun-A-Day, a Lego mini figure is frozen in a baking soda/water mixture and then put in vinegar.
Star Wars Math Lessons
Yummy Math has a lesson on the profitability of the Star Wars movies that can be adjusted for 4th-7th grade math standards.
Need even more ideas? See the Star Wars Math Shed for videos and downloadable resources.