This packet is intended for 5th grade students and teachers who are researching math concepts. The packet is a total of 19 pages and has a goal of setting up a student’s Math Journal at the beginning of the year. There are many tools in this packet that will allow students access to analyzing math concepts on a regular basis. This packet has purple boxes that provide instructions on how to use each activity. Teachers may use this Math Journal Packet at their discretion.
Math Concepts included in this Math Journal Packet: Table of Contents, 100 Days of School (number analysis), Prime and Composite Number Chart, Geometric Shapes, Number Lines, Problem Solving Checklist, Order of Operations Chart, Hands-On Division Activities, Metric Conversion Chart, Place Value Chart, Fraction Bars, Estimating Fractions Number Line, Decimal Analysis with Menus, Multiples and Factors comparison activity, Long Division Steps Bookmark, Graphing Tips, Data Word Sort, Ordered Pairs Coordinate Grid, 3D Solid Geometric Analysis Chart, 3D Solid Shapes for Analysis, Measurement Tools Sort, Gallon World Sort, Measurement Strips (Length), Weight Sort, Extended Journal Response Prompts and much more!
Some activities will require gluing down object after class discussions. Other activities will require students placing packaging tape or contact paper in order to create a laminated surface.