Reflection: High Quality Task Counting up the Cost! - Section 3: How Much Change Do I Get?


Materials:  Teacher's Explanation

Students were so excited about creating  their own store! However, I noticed that several students argued over who turn was next. I had to stop the lesson at this point and create a time limit for each student to take time purchasing their items.  I set the timer for two minutes per student.   I quickly ran through the expectations. After that, the lesson ran smoother because the expectation and set time provided structure. I prompted students to return to their assigned seats, and circled the room to check for understanding. I noted that the lesson was meaningfully structured, and students were eagerly learning.


  High Quality Task: What I noticed!
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Counting up the Cost!

Unit 4: Numbers and Their Places!
Lesson 15 of 15

Objective: 4.NBT.4 Students will be able to add and subtract a collection of coins.

Big Idea: Students love to shop! In this exciting lesson students will discovery how to count money using some real world activities.

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Math, Decimals, Money, subtraction, adding
  70 minutes
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