In this activity, students divide while learning facts about The North Pole. After completing their math worksheets, students practice their writing skills with an informational paragraph on their subject. The secret subjects have been chosen specifically for 5th grade, and will reinforce content from multiple disciplines in one activity. This activity is perfect for review, early finishers, whole class, differentiation, enrichment, and sub packets! Sample question from this page.
The bundle has worksheets on multiplication and division, place value, powers of ten, decimals, and fractions. Students review these 5th grade math standards while also learning about Christmas, Hanukkah, reindeer, The North Pole, The Nutcracker, Charles Dickens and a Christmas Carol, Kwanzaa, and Diwali.
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Students perform math problems while learning about a secret subject. The answers to each math problem give students one more clue (fact) about their subject.
"How far away is the nearest land?"
2,574 ÷ 28=
91 R 26= 700 miles
92 R 3= 1,300 miles
Each subject comes with it's own:
Teacher answer key
Informational paragraph writing and writing checklist
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