Proportions Walk About (Writing/Solving Ratios and Proportions)

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PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Have students practice writing and solving ratios and proportions while they play Proportions Walk About! This is a two player game and students will need playing pieces (my students usually used two-sided red and yellow chips) and one die.

Students roll the die and move forward that many spaces. They then solve the ratio or proportion. However, if their partner can prove that they made a mistake, they must go back to start! This means that both players are doing the math each and every time.

One player is trying to move on the board and the other one is trying to send their partner back to start!
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Great resource to get kids up and moving. Thanks!
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My 7th grade students enjoyed this game.
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My 7th graders are the hardest to keep motivated and on task. This is perfect to engage their learning!
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I think my students are really going to enjoy playing this game. Thank you!
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This game was a very practical and enjoyable game in helping my seventh graders "see" the proportion in a word problem.
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Great activity! Thanks for putting it together.
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I purchased this activity as an introduction to similar triangles. My class enjoyed the activity. I would recommend this for anyone to use in their classroom.
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This is a good way to review. I think I am going to use the squares as cards for another board game I have.
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I love using games in my middle school class. This games is a great way to practice without and using a traditional worksheet.
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I think this is going to be very helpful. This is my first year teaching Math and I love having things like this to help me.
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Top Notch Quality Product! Easy to use! Blends well with the new common core standards! Students love the hands-on practical nature of this activity! Notch Quality Product! Easy to use!
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Will be using this with my math remediation class -- they'll love it!
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perfect timing... using this next week! THANKS!!!
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It looks great! I will probably not be able to use it this school year but hope to next year.
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I really enjoy finding good math activities. Thank you.
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This was a perfect supplementary game to use in my 7th grade math intervention class. The kids had fun. Make sure students read the directions for each box carefully because some boxes require them to solve the proportion whereas others only ask them to write the equation for solving the proportion. Will definitely use again next year!