Which One Doesn't Belong 4th Grade Math Journal Prompts - Math Number Talks

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Are you looking for a fun way to encourage math talk with your 4th graders? Which One Doesn't Belong prompts are a fun way to get students writing & talking about math! Use as math warm ups, whole group spiral review, or add to your math centers!

Each topic includes 5 prompts, so your students will have plenty of practice.

⭐Click the PREVIEW button to download 15 FREE Prompts!

Purchase the 4th grade GROWING BUNDLE for only $12!


Set #1: Number & Operations in Base Ten (35 prompts)

  • Place Value
  • Number Forms
  • Rounding
  • Addition
  • Subtraction
  • Multiplication
  • Division

Set #2: Operations & Algebraic Thinking (35 prompts)

  • Factors
  • Multiples
  • Prime & Composite Numbers
  • Multiplication as Comparison
  • Comparison Word Problems
  • Multi-Step Word Problems
  • Patterns

Set #3: Fractions (35 prompts)

  • Equivalent Fractions
  • Comparing Fractions
  • Decompose Fractions
  • Add & Subtract Fractions
  • Add & Subtract Mixed Numbers
  • Multiply Fractions
  • Decimals

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Set #4

Use THREE different ways:

1. No-prep - 1 full page per prompt with plenty of space for students to show their thinking!

2. Task Cards - create booklets and you have a reusable math station (recording sheet included)

3. Google Slides - EDITABLE paperless math warmups!

Your students will LOVE math prompts.

Here's what teachers are saying about our Would You Rather bundles:

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"This resource has been very helpful to review skills that have already been taught. I use the journal prompts as a warm up activity to get students thinking about math skills they have already learned. The Would You Rather format helps to challenge their thinking and encourages them to work through the steps necessary to solve each option. Thanks for sharing this resource!" - Jamie G.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"It's so hard for my students to verbalize their thinking. This resource helps them do just that! My class LOVES this resource!! Thank you for creating and sharing. It's easy to implement, engaging, and a fun way to practice math skills!" - Rachel C.


> Is this resource editable?

The text in the Google Slides is editable.

> Do you include an editable printable template?

Only the complete bundle includes an editable printable template.

> Which standards do you cover?

This resource covers 4th grade math skills. We include a topic list & standards list for CC, TEKs, and FL BEST. Please refer to the math skill list above.

> Do you include an Answer Key?

Yes. We include an example answers pdf.

> Does this bundle include a PowerPoint version.

No, but you can open up the Google Slides and select DOWNLOAD as a PowerPoint. All slides are in file, so this will be a quick task!

Ways to Use:

Math Journals

Math Warmups

Math Talk

Number Talks

Math Centers

Morning Work

Spiral Review

Math Intervention



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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Recognize that in a multi-digit whole number, a digit in one place represents ten times what it represents in the place to its right. For example, recognize that 700 ÷ 70 = 10 by applying concepts of place value and division.
Read and write multi-digit whole numbers using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. Compare two multi-digit numbers based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and < symbols to record the results of comparisons.
Use place value understanding to round multi-digit whole numbers to any place.
Fluently add and subtract multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm.
Multiply a whole number of up to four digits by a one-digit whole number, and multiply two two-digit numbers, using strategies based on place value and the properties of operations. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models.


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