This mini-lesson can be used for introducing the genre of biographies to your students. The lesson includes a 5:00 minute timer embedded to allow your students to brainstorm their initial ideas about biographies. Then, you can take notes directly in
This worksheet has a three-page introduction with a full step-by-step explanation of how to multiply mixed numbers by fractions using area models. The first three pages could be used for a mini-lesson, or to explain this concept in small groups. It
This Reader's Response homework is meant to be used as a weekly assignment for students who are working on retelling the main idea of a story. The assignment also has students write down their responses and questions on post-it notes to help them
This daily practice worksheet teaches students to visually understand how and why to convert between mixed numbers and improper fractions. The instruction page, as well as the answer key, has detailed drawings to explain each part of the process.