Get your students engaged in MATH through this group project that gets each student working with larger numbers using their birthdates! Students will review many skills through this getting to know you activity. Please note, this will be added to my UPPER GRADE TEACHER FILE CABINET MUST HAVES
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*form/design their big number
*write it in standard form, expanded form, and word form
*find the sum of their group members big numbers
*find the difference between their big number and another group member
*put their groups numbers in the order from greatest to least
*round their big numbers
*determine milestones (graphing)
*conduct a gift preference survey (graphing)
*analyze their daily schedule (graphing)
*determining how many days, weeks, and months they are
*greater than/less than mapping with their large number
*developing a word problem using their large number
*number sense practice writing addition/subtraction/division/multiplication problems equalling the year they were born
Students will be working with large numbers in the TEN MILLIONS, however, there is a MODIFIED version for students to work with 4 digit numbers in the thousands by just just using the day and month of their birthdate.
BONUS Literacy Add-On:
There is a bonus literacy add on where students will read about their Astrological Sign, the personality traits of their sign, and a template that allows students to write about their sign! Another good beginning of the year ABOUT ME activity.