My math lessons focus on student engagement and participation. I focus on developing conceptual understanding using manipulatives, specific language and activities. My lesson plans also include differientiated tasks that cater to the varying levels in the classroom.
1) To demonstrate your understanding of multiplying whole numbers by fractions concretely, pictorially and symbolically
The procedure for this skill is actually very simple but understanding the concept is quite challenging. The big idea is that we are still taking groups of but when we multiply fractions less than 1, we are taking parts of groups so the product shrinks.
WNCP Grade: 8