Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8

Click to download this Teacher Guide for Agrinautica, a flexible, sandbox-type game featuring pre-algebra skills, including mathematical expression-building and order of operations. Adaptable for students in grades 3-7, the game challenges students to “terraform” planets by structuring expressions that produce the target numbers 0-9.  Players consult the Field Guide for clues about plants, rocks, fungi, animals, crystals, and artifacts and what expressions create them.

Teacher Guide includes Common Core Standards, supporting activities, discussion questions, key vocabulary, supplemental playing cards, and more!

Lesson Plan Common Core State Standards Alignments