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Going to the Fair Math Project

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Going to the Fair {Differentiated} Math Project gets students practicing a variety of key math skills while working their way through a fun real-world scenario. Students will have a blast planning all of the details of their overnight trip to the fair. They must choose a hotel, determine which vehicle to take, create a schedule, buy admission tickets, choose rides, play fair games, and a whole lot more!

There are two different versions of this project included: basic and advanced. While most activities are the same, the main difference is that the advanced version includes decimals and decimal operations (particularly with money). The basic version is ideal for 4th grade, while the advanced version is ideal for 5th grade.

Skills covered:
• Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
• Perimeter and area on a grid
• Measurement conversions
• Time conversions
• Fractions
• Addition and subtraction of fractions and mixed numbers
• Multiplication of fractions by whole numbers
• Decimals and decimal operations*

*Only in the advanced version of this packet

Included with this Going to the Fair Math Project:
• Instructions for use
• Basic project packet (26 pages of math activities)
• Advanced project packet (26 pages of math activities)
• Answer keys (for problems that have only one possible answer)

Please Note: This packet is meant to be used in its entirety over multiple days. Students will get the most benefit out of seeing how all of these different pieces of math fit together.

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