Lesson Plan

Discuss Fall Equations with Two Truths and One Lie

In this lesson, students will consider equations with fall pictures serving as the number value and decide which equations are true and which is a lie. The worksheets in this speaking and math lesson follow the Two Truths and One Lie game.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to evaluate and discuss equations to determine which equality is incorrect.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
Two Truths and One Lie 1Two Truths and One Lie 2Formative Assessment: Peer Persuasion ChecklistCreate Your Own: Two Truths and One Lie
  • Present a familiar or engaging example for your students that would be helpful in demonstrating how to play the Two Truths and One Lie game. Some examples could be details about beloved teachers, sports, current event topics, etc.
  • Write and number three statements where one is a lie. Ask students to hold up their fingers to choose which statement is a lie. Then have students turn and talk to their elbow partner about the answer.
  • Listen for those discussions where partners may disagree and ask them to share their ideas with the class.
  • Tell students that today they will evaluate and discuss equations to determine which equality is incorrect. Explain that they will continue to use the Two Truths and One Lie game for each of the equations.

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fifth grade
Subject Math