Use fraction, addition, and subtraction to figure out a story.
Students solve fraction, addition, and subtraction problems. The answers give them clues to a story. Get the wrong answer? The story doesn’t make sense. Get the right answer? Find out what happens to Joey!
10 problems and a story with plot holes.
Use with small groups and in centers.
This activity includes clear and concise teacher directions, task cards, an answer key, a story with plot holes, and conversation starters that give students what they need to have meaningful academic discussions.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions referring to the same whole and having like denominators, e.g., by using visual fraction models and equations to represent the problem.
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