Order of Operations Card Sort Activity:
At the 5th grade level students are now exploring these four operations within parentheses and brackets. This standard builds on the expectations of third grade where students are expected to start learning the conventional order. Students need experiences with multiple expressions that use grouping symbols throughout the year to develop understanding of when and how to use parentheses, brackets, and braces. In this unit, students use these symbols with whole numbers only.
Materials: Card Sort Sheet, construction paper, scissors, glue
Target: Use to review the skills in standards such as.......
5.OA.1 Use parentheses, brackets, or braces in numerical expressions, and evaluate expressions with these symbols