This file contains one math center for every day of the school year! With over 240 pages, you get center rotation schedules, an organization chart for grouping students, steps for setting up the centers, and ready to print centers that are differentiated to meet the needs of every student.
The year is broken up into 9 units. Each unit focuses on a set of rational numbers - whole numbers, fractions, or decimals. As the year progresses, the units get more challenging. There are 20 centers in each unit and almost every center has 3 levels of differentiation so that every student is working at their mathematical level.
The centers are organized in a way that will develop the students' understandings of math. The units begin with having the students explore the numbers, compare them, and decompose them. Then the unit progresses to performing operations with the numbers. Finally, the students move into higher level thinking activities that require the students to analyze and manipulate the numbers beyond simple operations.
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Race on a Number Line
Build a Number
Add or Subtract
Operations Board Game
Keep or Trade
Balancing Whole Numbers
Differentiated Math Centers - 5th Grade - All Year Long - Common Core
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