A Learning Activity is a strategy a teacher chooses to actively
engage students in learning a concept or skill using a digital tool/resource.

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pull down menu. The file name extension must be .html.

Phase:

After/Explain/Elaborate

Activity:

1. Each student will need a copy of page 1 of the digital resource. The teacher should instruct students to write both the equation and the answer for each word problem. (Note: The worksheet includes an answer line for each problem, so the teacher may wish to have students write their equations on the back of the paper or on a separate sheet of paper.)

2. After completing their work, students should turn in the sheet to the teacher for review.

Assessment Strategies:

The teacher will review each student's work for accuracy and completeness. An answer key is included on page 2 of the digital resource.

Advanced Preparation:

The teacher will need to make copies of page 1 of the digital resource for each student.

Students will need a pencil to complete the worksheet.

Variation Tips (optional):

A modified assessment worksheet is available on page 3 of the digital resource.

There are 10 worksheet versions available for this standard on this website, Common Core Sheets. The teacher could use other versions for assessment or practice.

Notes or Recommendations (optional):

ALCOS 2019

3. Determine and justify solutions for multi-step word problems, including problems where remainders must be interpreted.

a. Write equations to show solutions for multi-step word problems with a letter standing for the unknown quantity.

b.Determine reasonableness of answers for multi-step word problems, using mental computation and estimation strategies including rounding.