This download includes a story about a student's surprise birthday party. As your students read the story, they are solving rational number operations to help complete the story. There are a total of 11 rational number operations hidden in the story and students must read the story for clues on how to determine the answer.
This a a great way to include and help increase literacy in the math classroom!
Ⓢ MATH.7.3A Add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers fluently.
Ⓡ MATH.7.3B Apply and extend previous understandings of operations to solve problems using addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of rational numbers.