This documents features seven extended response math prompts involving fractions. Have students write extended responses to real-world situations involving adding, subtracting, and multiplying fractions and mixed numbers.
- Adding Fractions
- Adding Mixed Numbers
- Subtracting Fractions
- Subtracting Mixed Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions
- Multiplying Mixed Numbers
There are two copies of each prompt on a page to save on making copies. Students can write their explanation and show their work on a lined piece of paper and attach to initial sheet.
Have students show their work with numbers, diagrams, and/or words. These help to develop conceptual understanding of decimal numbers among students. It's a great way to show rigor in the new Common Core curriculum.