Need some help teaching your kids to add and subtract decimals? This can sounds like an intimidating concept, but this open-ended lesson will challenge kids in a real-world concept. Kids will be highly enaged in this lesson because it's so relevant to their life. Grab the free printables with teaching tips.
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Word problems, especially multi-step problem solving, is tricky for and grade students. This activity focuses on a single story problem each day to help students build strategies and prepare for standardized tests. Fun facts have been added
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Looking for fun, new resources for teaching arrays in grade? This set of 20 task cards provides photographed examples of real life uses for arrays. Great for small group math centers, whole class scoot games, or math tubs!
Unit Rates ~ What's the Better Buy? Common Core 6.RP 7.RP
Unit Rate: Real life math ~ Students use real prices on various products found in stores and use unit rates to determine the better deal. There are 5 product comparisons presented where student see the same product, but in a different size.