The Zebra Cake Challenge- Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers
This product is a STEM math activity. It is great for introducing students to some of the engineering design components within a math context. The challenge focuses on unit fractions and converting a whole number into unit fractions which creates an improper fraction.Through problem solving the students partition the Zebra Cakes to demonstrate how improper fractions can be converted to mixed numbers.

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- complete lesson plan with picture
- planning tips
- 2 differentiated challenges
- discussion questions
- student planning template
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Created: Mar 16, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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