Laser Troubles – Find the Mistake with Fractions
Each of the problems has been solved, but the solutions contain mistakes! Students find the mistakes and then explain and correct them.
- answering the wrong question
- making an arithmetic error
- choosing the wrong operation
- using one operation when two is needed to solve the problem.
8 problems include fractions and multiplication or division.
Use during guided maths, during tutoring or intervention, with small groups or 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.
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