10 different fraction lessons including part of a group, multiplying fractions and whole numbers, multiply and dividing fractions, while integrating other subject matter like The Civil Rights Movement, Jamestown, the Biosphere, Amelia Earhart, and more. The answers to each math problem give students one more fact, after finishing their paper they have an optional writing assignment. The secret subjects have been chosen specifically for 5th grade, and will reinforce content from multiple disciplines in one activity.
Suggested order from the 5th Fraction bundle
Part of a Group
1. The Civil Rights Movement
Multiply Fractions and Whole Numbers
2. The Biosphere
Multiply Fractions and Fractions
3. Amelia Earhart
Multiply Mixed Numbers
5. Producers (Science)
Division of Fractions
6. Dredd Scott
Division of Mixed Numbers
7. Rosa Parks
8. The Bill of Rights
Multiply and Divide Fractions
9. Pacific Northwest Indians
Multiply and Divide Mixed Numbers
This activity is perfect for review, early finishers, whole class, differentiation, enrichment, and sub packets. Check the preview for more specific questions from this worksheet. After completing their math worksheets, students practice their writing skills with an informational paragraph on their subject.
Each subject comes with it's own:
Teacher answer key
Informational paragraph writing and writing checklist
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