Reflection: Adjustments to Practice Quiz: Word Problems and Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers - Section 3: The Quiz

 

It is the end of the year. As I reflect on word problem instruction, the thing that screams at me that needs attention is the development of student's ability to decide if an answer makes sense. MP 1 needs to be more of a part of my math dialogue and design in every unit. I share my thoughts about how I am going to change my practice to address this issue.

Adjusting my instruction

  Adjustments to Practice: Thinking about how we get kids to decide if their answer makes sense! MP1
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Quiz: Word Problems and Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers

Unit 8: Fractions 3 Mini Unit: Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers
Lesson 5 of 8

Objective: SWBAT prove they can multiply fractions by whole numbers and solve word problems involving this skill.

Big Idea: Students take a quiz that shows they understand the processes involving multiplying whole numbers and fractions.

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