Students use a recipe for Sherbet Punch recipe that serves 10 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