A teacher-facilitated investigation into answering the right question.
Teachers and students first write questions that could be answered about a silly context – info from Mr. Haroo’s Monkey Zoo. Then they practice answering the right question.
6 problems including a recording sheet and teacher example
Use in small groups, during guided math, during tutoring or intervention, or with the whole class.
This activity includes clear and concise teacher directions, problems and a recording sheet, teacher examples, and conversation starters that give students what they need to have meaningful academic discussions.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to hundredths, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction; relate the strategy to a written me...
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