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Balance Benders™

Logic and Algebraic Reasoning Puzzles

Grades: 2-12+

Critical Thinking, Mathematics

Balance Benders™

Grades: 2-12+

Critical Thinking, Mathematics

  •  Multiple Award Winner

Move over Sudoku, here come Balance Benders™! You can use these activities as quick, fun logic problems or as stepping stones to success in algebra. Students develop problem-solving skills and pre-algebra skills as they solve balance puzzles that are more fun and addictive than Sudoku puzzles! Students must analyze each balance to identify the clues, and then synthesize the information to solve the puzzle. Try one—and then try to stop!

Balance Benders™ puzzles spiral—gradually introducing more challenging concepts to give students the confidence and ability to master algebra word problems. These concepts include:

  • Deductive Thinking
  • Pre-Algebra
  • Analysis
  • Commutative Property
  • Distributive Property
  • Associative Property
  • Substitution Property of Equality and Inequality
  • Addition Property of Equality and Inequality
  • Subtraction Property of Equality and Inequality
  • Multiplication Property of Equality and Inequality
  • Division Property of Equality and Inequality
Item No. Title Grade Type Price Qty
Book
06701BBP Balance Benders™ Beginning 2-6 Paperback Book
price $9.99
06702BBP Balance Benders™ Level 1 4-12+ Paperback Book
price $9.99
06703BBP Balance Benders™ Level 2 6-12+ Paperback Book
price $9.99
06704BBP Balance Benders™ Level 3 8-12+ Paperback Book
price $9.99
06760BEP Balance Benders™ Beginning - eBook (WINDOWS ONLY) 2-6 eBook
price $9.99
06761BEP Balance Benders™ Level 1 - eBook (WINDOWS ONLY) 4-12+ eBook
price $9.99
06762BEP Balance Benders™ Level 2 - eBook (WINDOWS ONLY) 6-12+ eBook
price $9.99
06763BEP Balance Benders™ Level 3 - eBook (WINDOWS ONLY) 8-12+ eBook
price $9.99
06705SDH Balance Benders™ Beginning Software - 2-PCs Win Download 2-6 Win Download
price $6.99
06705SDI Balance Benders™ Beginning Software - 6-PCs Win Download 2-6 Win Download
price $13.99
06706SDH Balance Benders™ Level 1 Software - 2-PCs Win Download 4-12+ Win Download
price $6.99
06706SDI Balance Benders™ Level 1 Software - 6-PCs Win Download 4-12+ Win Download
price $13.99
06707SDH Balance Benders™ Level 2 Software - 2-PCs Win Download 6-12+ Win Download
price $6.99
06707SDI Balance Benders™ Level 2 Software - 6-PCs Win Download 6-12+ Win Download
price $13.99
06708SDH Balance Benders™ Level 3 Software - 2-PCs Win Download 8-12+ Win Download
price $6.99
06708SDI Balance Benders™ Level 3 Software - 6-PCs Win Download 8-12+ Win Download
price $13.99
iOS App
06705HDJ Balance Benders™ Beginning App for iPad 2-6 Tablet App
06706HDJ Balance Benders™ Level 1 App for iPad 4-12+ Tablet App
06707HDJ Balance Benders™ Level 2 App for iPad 6-12+ Tablet App
06708HDJ Balance Benders™ Level 3 App for iPad 8-12+ Tablet App
Android App
06705HDG Balance Benders™ Beginning App for Android Tablet 2-6 Tablet App
06706HDG Balance Benders™ Level 1 App for Android Tablet 4-12+ Tablet App
06707HDG Balance Benders™ Level 2 App for Android Tablet 6-12+ Tablet App
06708HDG Balance Benders™ Level 3 App for Android Tablet 8-12+ Tablet App
Win App
06705HDE Balance Benders™ Beginning App for Windows Tablet 2-6 Tablet App
06706HDE Balance Benders™ Level 1 App for Windows Tablet 4-12+ Tablet App
06707HDE Balance Benders™ Level 2 App for Windows Tablet 6-12+ Tablet App
06708HDE Balance Benders™ Level 3 App for Windows Tablet 8-12+ Tablet App
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