Finding & Correcting Mistakes – Whole Number Operations
Each of the problems has been solved, but the solutions contain mistakes! It’s the student’s job to find the mistakes, explain them and correct them. This kind of analysis will help students pay attention to the way problems are solved and help them isolate the kinds of mistakes they make themselves.
8 problems that include all operations with whole numbers
Use with small groups, during guided maths, in tutoring or invention and in centres.
This activity includes clear and concise teacher directions, an answer key and conversation starters that give students what they need to have meaningful academic discussions.
Australian Curriculum alignment
Apply place value to partition, rearrange and regroup numbers to at least 10 000 to assist calculations and solve problems
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