Every student in your class can go to Disneyworld, or at least plan their trip and experience there!
This highly engaging open-ended math project is great practice for critical thinking, writing mathematical explanations and problem-solving. It focuses on:
-Adding and subtracting whole numbers
-Adding and subtracting decimals,
-Rounding whole numbers
-Finding and using credible websites
BONUS: Elapsed Time Activity
This can be used as a whole-class guided activity (work through example problems, then individuals complete), partnerships, or enrichment. This is based on the Common Core Math Standards for 5th grade.