Comparing to Solve Cut 'n Paste activity adds a little bit of change to your day.
Great teachers use the principal of "To, With and By" when teaching. This activity provides you with an attention getter to use before you present the rest of the lesson. The cut 'n paste is a perfect activity to use as your "With". It is a great to do individually or in pairs of students.
This posting has four parts...
* 2 posters with additive and multiplicative wording for comparing problems
* an activity you can use to introduce and explore this concept
* a cut 'n paste worksheet where students will read the problem and find the correct equation and solution for each problem
* the answer key
This lesson is compatible with the My Math 4th grade book, chapter 3 Lesson 4.
Common Core 4.OA.2