Looking to EXTEND your thinkers? Does your data shows your students met the target and are ready for more? This packet is filled with activities that not only challenge, but bring the fun back into math. This format has students starting with a required activity that mirrors a typical target-based extends problem. Next students have options to choose to do 3 more activities that challenge students thinking in a truly engaging way. The main page contains the overview for the packet.
Student's activities include:
- All activities using a carnival theme
- 4 pages of activities focusing on- adding fractions in a pie eating contest, showing area model for building a merry-go-round, finding the error in a line plot for the tilt-a-whirl ride, and analyzing a line plot for clowns hitting the bell.
-Two Qr codes/links to online games for interpreting line plots and measuring to the nearest 1/4 inch.
-Measuring carnival prizes to the nearest 1/4 inch and creating a line plot based on the data.
-Creating a "roller coaster with items simple items from a student's desk, collecting data, creating a line plot and analyzing the data
-A lit connection- Write a magazine article about the carnival including math facts.
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