This set includes everything you need for a unit on 4.OA.A.3 - Multi-Step Word Problems using ALL FOUR OPERATIONS (multiplication, division, addition, and subtraction) for your fourth grade classroom. It could even be used for struggling fifth graders or as enrichment for your third graders. The set has a generic theme so it can be used any time of year. It is completely common core aligned.
Clear and eye-catching PowerPoint slides to describe the process of following the order of operations, the process of solving multi-step word problems using all four operations, and the process of interpreting remainders in word problems.
Two detailed Interactive Notebook Pages (includes everything you need except scissors and glue!) with very easy to understand directions so your students can work independently.
Task Card Set - 18 task cards, includes color and black and white versions AND includes student recording sheets.
Entry and Exit Ticket Assessments - Use these nine short quizzes as pre-tests and post-tests for your lessons to see what your students already know before you teach and what they learned from the lesson. Includes emoji exit quizzes for students to show how confident they are in what they are learning.
Equation Towers - Print the included strips and glue them to Jenga blocks to help your students practice multi-step equations such as 16-4x5=X. Includes worksheet to record their answers.
Spot the Answer - This FUN activity will have your students so engaged they will forget they are practicing word problems! Each student will need a flashlight to complete the activity (you can get them very cheap at the dollar store or you could have students bring their own).
And the Answer Is... - This cooperative learning activity will give your students the chance to write their own word problems, solve them, and give feedback to other students.
Tie It Together - Students will string their answers together in this fun and cooperative activity. Each student will need yarn or shoestrings.
Apple Craftivity - Students will create an apple craftivity to solve more difficult three digit word problems.
Sweet Remainders - Students will use a math mat (included) and manipulatives (not included) to solve word problems where they must interpret remainders (includes one each of all 4 styles of remainder word problems).
Tabletop Markers - Students will solve 8 word problems in which they must interpret remainders. Includes all 4 styles of remainder word problems (use it, lose it, add 1 to the quotient, and share it).