Make your students think and wow your administrator with these ready to use critical thinking journal prompts based on the common core standards. All prompts fall within DOK (Depth of Knowledge) level 3 or 4. They can be printed for use in an interactive math notebook or printed as task cards. Both formats are included. These are print-and-teach ready to use for anyone wanting to challenge students to new levels.
Perform operations with multi-digit whole numbers.
5.NBT.5 Fluently multiply multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm (or other
strategies demonstrating understanding of multiplication) up to a 3 digit by 2 digit factor.
5.NBT.6 Fluently divide up to 4-digit dividends and 2-digit divisors by using at least one of the
following methods: strategies based on place value, the properties of operations, and/or the relationship between multiplication and division. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using
equations or concrete models. (e.g., rectangular arrays, area models