Once students feel comfortable using numbers in scientific notation they need the opportunity to apply and reflect on these skills. This product provides four multi step problems where students will have to apply their understanding of scientific notation.
It is also so important for students to reflect on their work and write about math. After students solve each problem there are two reflection/ discussion questions to encourage writing and reflection.
This product also includes a resource for struggling learners. Each problem includes a guided problem solving version. This consists of the same problem only it is broken down into smaller steps. This provides opportunities to use scaffolding to help all students reach their goal.
-Converting to and from scientific notation
-Adding and subtracting scientific notation
-Multiplying and dividing scientific notation
-Comparing numbers in scientific notation
This product contains a teacher instruction page and 4 multi step problems. Each problem consists of:
-The standard problem with space to include all work and evidence to support the answer.
-Two reflection questions to go along with the problem.
-A guided problem solving page which breaks the problem into smaller pieces.
-An answer key.