5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions

5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
5th Grade Farmer Classroom Transformation | Multiply Fractions
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Fractions galore! If you're looking for ways to make more meaningful connections to math in the real world, this is the activity for you! In this Farm Classroom Transformation, 5th grade students will embark upon an farm trip where they have to solve 10 fraction activities that are challenges. Fifth grade students multiply fractions that could happen on a farm as they take on the role as a farmer!

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When many people think of classroom transformations, they think:

“This would take me hours to set up.”

“This is going to cost so much money.”

“This looks so overwhelming.”

“I could never do this!”

What if I told you classroom transformations could be EASY to set up, FUN to implement, and STRESS-FREE?

Let's Start with the Basics...What is a Classroom Transformation?

A room transformation changes your room into a certain setting or theme to engage students in their own learning with rigorous content.

Classroom transformations are possible in EVERY classroom. You don’t have to spend hours of your time setting up a classroom transformation or spend lots of money to make it SO MUCH FUN!

Skills Included

multiply fractions by whole numbers

multiply fractions by fractions

multiply unit fractions by whole numbers

multiply fractions word problems

multiply fractions by using pictures

multiply mixed numbers by mixed numbers

error analysis

A Quick Description

Take your students to the farm in your classroom! Students complete 10 5th grade fraction challenges that are farm-themed math problems. This math activity is perfect for fifth graders. It aligns with 5.NF.4.

Print out all 10 animal posters and all 10 Farm challenges. Distribute them around your room. Give each child a recording sheet. Explain to students that they will be helping out on the farm! They have to find all ten animals you've left around the classroom and solve the challenge at each animal location. They use the recording sheet to mark off each challenge as they go.

How to Play

Step 1: Tell your class that they are farmers today and will practice multiplying fractions. Students solve math challenges set up around the room. They can be completed in any order and you can choose how many challenges students complete or what time frame they have to meet YOUR needs.

Set-up is quick and easy. Simply print the 10 posters, the math worksheets, and a recording sheet for each student. Place them around your room and you’re ready to begin! Additional door décor, editable name tags, editable admission tickets, and themed banner are included if you want to use them!

Step 2: Let students move around the room and solve each challenge! Each time students solve a math challenge, they go to the teacher to get it checked. Students can work independently, in partners, or groups. Your choice.

Step 3: When students finish all ten challenges (or however many you assign), they win! You can give them the certificate of completion included.

Step 4: Most of the time, there are early or fast finishers! These kiddos get to go around the room and scan the QR codes provided! Each QR code leads to a fun fact about farmers that they can record on the sheet provided or a piece of notebook paper. This keeps everyone happy and on task!

What's Included?

Aligns with Common Core 5.NF.4

10 Black & White and Color Posters

10 Multiplying Fraction Math Challenges

Editable Challenge Paper

Recording Sheet

Answer Keys Included

Instructions for Kids and the Teacher

Certificate of Completion

Pictures of Set-Up & Shopping Guide for “Extras”

Editable Name Tags

Tips to Make the Farmer Day Even More Fun!

Door Decorations and Banner

Learning Targets

Editable Admission Tickets

Clickable Table of Contents for Easy Use

There is an editable challenge paper included. This means if one of the challenges doesn't work for your classroom, you can make your own! There are ten pre-made challenges included for you to use but we all know sometimes changes are necessary to best fit your classroom :) These challenges are aligned to Common Core and TEKS.

This is a perfect review activity before giving a fifth grade multiplying fractions assessment or as an extra practice activity. Step by step lesson plans are included so you know exactly what to do. It can be used as a spiral review and is easy to set up and implement. The QR codes add in technology as well. Classroom transformation ideas are a new trend in education and can set the stage to engage!

These classroom transformations can be used for elementary children as a worksheet alternative, printables, in math stations, center rotations, math centers, as enrichment or remediation, in small groups, as test prep, as worksheets,  escape room alternatives, homework practice (take what you don’t finish home for homework), printables, and so much more! These math activities are made to be flexible so you can use them however you’d like in your classroom.

You no longer need to spend hours prepping your classroom for your next classroom transformation! These hands on, low prep activities will keep your students engaged while practicing rigorous material at the same time.

I also call these my Monday Funday math games if you've seen them on Instagram! These are easy to implement classroom transformations!

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Looking for more Math Classroom Transformations that relate to real-world mathematics? Check out the whole series here!

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Find the area of a rectangle with fractional side lengths by tiling it with unit squares of the appropriate unit fraction side lengths, and show that the area is the same as would be found by multiplying the side lengths. Multiply fractional side lengths to find areas of rectangles, and represent fraction products as rectangular areas.
Interpret the product (𝘢/𝘣) × 𝘲 as a parts of a partition of 𝘲 into 𝘣 equal parts; equivalently, as the result of a sequence of operations 𝘢 × 𝘲 ÷ 𝘣. For example, use a visual fraction model to show (2/3) × 4 = 8/3, and create a story context for this equation. Do the same with (2/3) × (4/5) = 8/15. (In general, (𝘢/𝘣) × (𝘤/𝘥) = 𝘢𝘤/𝘣𝘥.)
Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication to multiply a fraction or whole number by a fraction.
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