Students will be given a task card stating how to spend a certain amount of money. Students must look through sale papers, find the items to purchase, add the totals, multiply quantities, subtract from the total, and write a check to purchase the items.
This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.
< In this activity, students will visit the GoNoodle website and learn a catchy tune with simple hand movements to help them remember the comparison symbols greater than, less than, and equal to. Students will then demonstrate their knowledge by using the hand movements that represent each comparison symbol to compare a given set of whole numbers.
This activity results from the ALEX Resource Gap Project.
This classroom resource provides a video that describes place value and how it can be used to decompose numbers. These key concepts will be addressed: place value, digit, expanded form, standard form, and period. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.
In this interactive activity, students will be led through steps to order whole numbers on a number line. There are teaching activities as well as practice activities available. The key concepts addressed include whole number, range, span, interval, and number line. A handout with the practice activities is available to print. The practice activities require students to read and write up to four-digit numbers and use the four operations to solve word problems involving intervals of time.
In this interactive activity, students will be led through steps to write multi-digit numbers in expanded form. There are teaching activities as well as practice activities available. The key concepts addressed include place value and digit. A handout that reviews the steps taught during the activity can be printed. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.
To make the "expanded" form of a number, break it down to its ones, tens, hundreds, and other place values. Understanding how to break numbers down assist students in understanding various problem-solving strategies. This resource provides videos and practice problems that explore this skill.