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Cab Driver Olive - Decimals Operations

PDF | 8 pages|Grade: 5

Choosing the Operation Center – Decimals

In this center, students practice operations with decimals. Students read a problem, decide what operation they need to solve the problem, and write the operation on a white board. Then “”1-2-3-Show!”” Students show the white board and discuss how they knew what operation to use to solve the problem. Once they agree, everyone draws a picture to represent the problem and solves it.

8 problems include operations with decimals

Use with small groups, during guided math, in tutoring or invention, and in centers

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.

  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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