This unit includes:
In this unit students will develop an understanding of equivalent fractions using common denominators. Lessons are designed so that students begin working with concrete materials, then move to pictorial drawings to represent their thinking, and finally solve for equivalent fractions using numbers only.
Each lesson contains a MINDS ON TASK CARD, an EXIT CARD, and an EXTRA PRACTICE WORKSHEET.
Lessons have MODELLED examples and opportunities for SHARED, GUIDED, and INDEPENDENT practice.
How To Make Equivalent Fractions Using Fraction Strips
How To Make Equivalent Fractions Using Counters (Arrays/Ratios)
How To Make Equivalent Fractions Using Pictorial Drawings
How To Make Equivalent Fractions Using Numbers Only
How To Solve Problems Involving Equivalent Fractions