Students use a recipe for Fruit Salad that serves 4 people made of fractions and Mixes Numbers to rewrite the recipe to serve 20 people.
Fun recipe card style makes for real world learning and makes a connection for students with fractions.
Included on student recipe card is a space for them to write about their strategy and thought process.
Topics included are:
multiplying whole numbers by fractions
multiplying whole numbers by mixed numbers
converting improper fractions to mixed numbers