ON SALE FOR VALENTINE'S DAY!
A great common core aligned exploratory activity for fractions in grade three!
CCSS.Math.Content.3.NF.A.1 Understand a fraction 1/b as the quantity formed by 1 part when a whole is partitioned into b equal parts; understand a fraction a/b as the quantity formed by a parts of size 1/b.
Packet includes: A worksheet with fraction vocabulary, directions for students to create heart shaped boxes of chocolate, labels for students to create the fractions of eaten and uneaten chocolates, "Life is Like a Box of Chocolates...you never know what you're gonna get" in cute font and colors to use on a bulletin board, two acrostic poem frames for early finishers.
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