Looking to EXTEND your thinkers? Does your data shows your students met the target and are ready for more? This packet is filled with activities that not only challenge, but bring the fun and real world connection back into math. This format has students starting with a required activity that mirrors a typical target-based extends problem. Next students have options to do 3 more activities based on the target that challenge students thinking in a truly engaging way. The main page contains the overview for the packet.
Student's activities include:
-Three online activities to start with to really understand how to divide fractions with a visual model
-Fraction multiplication problems for students to work on creating the visual model and the distributive property
-Problems for students to work backwards with a given visual model to creating the fraction problem based on that model.
-Students created their own real world multi-step problem using 3 fractions and two different operations.
-Students create story problems with a product expectation.
-Students create a comic strip using one of their story problems and an alien.