Your class will love the fun, engaging set up of fractions application basketball project! A variety of situations and questions keeps this project interesting.
This can be used as an extension early finisher or as a main part of your lesson. The ready to print worksheets in both color and black & white are perfect to immediately use in your classroom.
This project is aligned with the common core fraction standards but is FULL of meaningful practice of fraction skills for even the non- common core classrooms! :)
This project infuses practice of:
-Math.4.NF.1 explain why a fraction a/b is equivalent to a fraction (n x a)/ (n x b) with visual fraction models
- Math.4.NF.2 comparing two fractions with different denominators
-Math.4.NF.3 understand a fraction a/b with a >1 as a sum of fractions 1/b
-Math.4.NF.3a understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining and separating parts referring to the same whole
-Math.4.NF.3b decompose a fraction into a sum of fractions with the same denominator in more than one way
- Math.4.NF.4c solve word problems involving multiplication of a fraction by a whole number
- Math.4.OA.3 solve multi-step word problems with whole numbers using the four operations
-Math.4.NF.5 express a fraction with denominator 10 as an equivalent fraction with denominator 100
-Math.4.NF.6 use decimal notation for fractions with denominators 10 or 100
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