Lesson Length: 25 - 30 mins
Topic: Representing Numbers in Different Ways
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Standards / Framework:
Brief Description: Students will learn to represent numbers in different ways by creating a number comic.
Know Before You Start: Students should have a basic understanding of numbers up to 1000, and expanded notation.
Read and discuss the sample comic. Is the student correct?
In pairs, have students find other ways to show 822. They may use numbers or pictures. Have them share their answers with the class.
Show students how to write 822 in expanded notation.
List several numbers on the board.
Using the sample comic as a guide, have students create a comic depicting one of the numbers in a different way.
- Share and discuss student comics with the class.
- Are there any other ways to depict the numbers shown in each comic?
- Allow students to use the speech-to-text feature as needed.
Provide a visual resource for students to represent numbers in a new way.