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 games that support the target
-Look at an infographic and a graph to build understanding
-Compare/contrast infographic to a graph using a double bubble Thinking Map
-Use what you learned about an infographic to pull data to solve division of fractions. Students will use an infographic on the costs of raising a pet.
-Students then select a new infographic of their choice to create story problems with.
-Students use one of their story problems to bring a live in a tech format. They can use an app or an online program to re-create their problem.
-Students are often confused with an aspect of this target- to divide or multiply. This activity breaks it down for them so they understand the difference.