Order of Operations

Order of Operations

Curriculum Expectation

Overall Expectation

Use knowledge of numbers and operations to solve mathematical problems encountered in everyday life

Specific Expectation

Use the properties and order of operations, and the relationships between operations, to solve problems involving rational numbers, ratios, rates, and percents, including those requiring multiple steps or multiple operations

Learning Objectives/Big Idea

Learning Objective: To use the order of operations to solve multi-step math expressions.

Big Idea: Order of operations can be used when simplifying math expressions.

Binogi Related Resources

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Additional Resources - Lesson Plan Template


  • English-Mandarin
  • French-Mandarin
  • Add your own language
  • Order of Operations
  • Operations
  • Exponential Expression

The Bilingual and Add Your Language Glossary Sheets to the left include terms from Binogi’s Order of Operations Videos.

Interactive Game Booklet - English

Flipped Classroom

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Students are assigned to watch the Binogi videos on Order of Operations prior to the lesson. (Make sure students have an access to internet). Then, they record at least 1 question and 1 interesting/surprising fact they learned from the videos to share with the class Padlet or Scrumblr.

Language Friendly Pedagogy

Students can use the Concept Detective table to understand new concepts they are learning. They may include a description in English or a language of their choice. They can draw a picture or add an image to explain the meaning of one of the concepts they learned.