Polly the Pink Poodle needs some help deciding where the numbers go in this KenKen® grid! Your child will have tons of fun practicing his math facts and problem solving skills at the same time!

KenKen® is a new math puzzle that combines knowledge of simple math operations with problem solving skills. This game requires players to use operations in order to solve for blanks within a grid. Your first grader can use his knowledge of simple addition and subtraction facts to solve this KenKen® puzzle. Here's how:

Using the digits 1-3 in this 3x3 puzzle, fill the small squares with digits so as not to repeat a digit in any row or column, and so that the digits within each heavily outlined area will equal that area’s corner number when combined using the given operation. For more information visit www.kenken.com.

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