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ADD AND SUBTRACT DECIMALS Error Analysis - Find the Error

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Common Core Standards
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Have your students apply their understanding of ADDING AND SUBTRACTING DECIMALS with these ERROR ANALYSIS activities.

Benefits of Math Error Analysis:
Giving students opportunities to identify and correct errors in presented solutions allows them to show their understanding of the mathematical concepts you have taught.

Whats Included:
This resource includes 10 real-world word problem that are solved incorrectly. Students have to IDENTIFY THE ERROR, provide the CORRECT SOLUTION and share a helpful STRATEGY for solving the problem. An ANSWER KEY has also been provided with examples of possible answers. Be sure to download the sample for a full overview of what you get.

How to Use:
When I present this activity to my students, I tell them that these are errors that students from my other class made and I need their help to correct them. Students LOVE correcting other students mistakes. Students can use these activities with a partner, as a warm-up , as classwork, homework, in math centers or group work.

Be sure to download the sample for a full overview of what you get.

Topics Covered:
✔ Add Decimals to Hundredths.
✔ Subtract Decimals to Hundredths.

Common Core Alignment :
* 5.NBT.7 - Add, subtract ... decimals to hundredths, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction;
* MP3 - Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.

This resource is included in the following bundles:
* Add and Subtract Decimals UNIT RESOURCES BUNDLE
* 5th Grade Math MEGA BUNDLE

More DECIMALS Resources
* Add and Subtract Decimals MAZE, RIDDLE & COLORING PAGE
* Multiply and Divide Decimals MAZE, RIDDLE & COLORING PAGE
* Operations with Decimals UNIT RESOURCES BUNDLE

More 5th GRADE review:
* 5th Grade Math Daily/Weekly REVIEW

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Teaching Duration
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