Have fun with fractions this back to school season with this set of school-themed word problems!
This set of task cards requires students to apply fraction operations to real-world situations. Students need to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions and mixed numbers with these challenging task cards. Most of the problems require two or more steps to solve. The cards vary in difficulty levels making differentiation easy!
The 16 fraction word problem task cards come in both color and black and white options so you can choose to print whichever version meets your needs.
The 11 pages of this download include:
- cover page
- 4 pages of color task cards with 4 cards on each page
- 4 pages of black and white task cards with 4 cards on each page
- 1 page black and white recording sheet with room for students to show their work
- answer key
These task cards would make a great September math center or station activity, small group activity, or whole group activity. (They can be used any other time of year, as well)! These cards are a great way to get your students thinking critically and applying the math they learn to real-world situations!
For additional back to school task cards, check out Back to School Decimal Word Problem Task Cards
and for more fun and educational activities for the first day or first week of the school year, check out Back to School Math Activities for Middle School!
If you are looking for more great middle school word problems, you may be interested in my set of 180 Daily Middle School Word Problems
. It includes a challenging word problem for every day of the school year in both PowerPoint and printable forms!