Students will answer a few questions, make a fold, answer a few questions, make a fold, until a beautiful airplane is made. All of the multiple choice answers are on the outside of the plane. I came up with this original design after several hours of experimentation.
Students have never had so much fun solving math problems.
Heres the video on how to fold it ... (link)
though the instructions are also on the plane.
My Bamboo Air Reading Bundle is here
Sample problems (16 total, all multiple choice, easy to grade)
If you gave the cashier two quarters, 3 nickels and 6 pennies for a bag of pretzels, how much would you be spending?
A) 61 cents
B) 64 cents
C) 49 cents
D) 59 cents
What group of coins add up to $.59?
A) 2 quarters, 1 nickel, four pennies
B) 2 dimes, 2 nickels, five pennies
C) 4 nickels, 3 dimes, six pennies
D) 3 quarters, 1 nickel, two pennies
(there's four problems with pictures of coins)
(Bamboo Air - Place Value) is available here
(Bamboo Air - Reading Comprehension #1) is available here
(Bamboo Air - Reading Comprehension #2) is available here
(Bamboo Air - Reading Comprehension #3) is available here
Some of my lessons...
17 Reading/Math Task Cards – free sample
Huge Reading Bundle (all my English language cards plus more)
Spanish Task Card Bundle, 240 cards, Inference, Context Clues, Prediction, Main Idea/Summarize : 4th--8th Grade
Math Bundle (all my math lessons)
Multi-Step Math Word Problems : 3rd--5th Grade
Prediction,Foreshadowing,Flashback : 4th--8th Grade
Theme : 4th--8th Grade
Inference : 4th--8th Grade
Compare and Contrast : 4th--8th Grade
Character Traits : 4th--8th Grade)
Context Clues : 4th--8th Grade
Drawing Conclusions : 4th--8th Grade
Bamboo Air Reading Comprehension foldable (assignment turns into airplane--free sample)
Big Eye Math -- (students love spinning design...free sample)
Your House of Education (paperback) Where will you live? (You are building it now.) 3rd – 12th grades.
A few cartoons/jingles I've written on Reading/Math
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