A math unit about multiplying fractions by whole numbers for 5th Grade! An interactive powerpoint unit that covers multiplying fractions (including mixed numbers) by whole numbers: becoming fluent in the process, understanding the size of products, using visuals and story contexts to understand this kind of multiplication, solving word problems involving multiplication of fractions by whole numbers and mixed numbers by whole numbers, fraction equivalence, and multiplication as scaling. Covers Common Core Standards 5.NF.B.4 and 5.NF.B.4.a, 5.NF.B.5, 5.NF.B.5.a, 5.NF.B.5.b, 5.NF.B.6.
7 Lessons in all!
★ ★ ★ What You Get
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When you purchase and download this product, you will receive a zip file containing:
A powerpoint presentation with 222 slides and 7 lessons.
A printable PDF version of the unit.
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★ ★ ★ Included Lessons
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1: Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers
2: Understanding Multiplication of Whole Number by a Fraction Less than 1 Whole
3: Understanding Multiplication of Whole Number by a Fraction Greater than 1 Whole
4: Using Visuals and Story Contexts to Understand Multiplication of Fractions by Whole Numbers
5: Word Problems: Multiplying Whole Numbers by Fractions and Whole Numbers by Mixed Numbers
6: Fraction Equivalence: Multiplication of Fractions by 1 Whole
7: Multiplication as Scaling
★ ★ ★ How the Unit Works
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Each math lesson is an interactive powerpoint slideshow. You don't need to start from scratch or reinvent the wheel every day. Just start the slideshow and teach!
These lessons actually teach mathematical concepts and procedures to students.
The lessons also contain embedded questions and answers that you can use to assess your students' learning as the lesson progresses.
I have included a PDF version of the unit. This way, you can easily print the math unit. Use it as a teacher's guide along with the powerpoint unit. You can also use the printed PDF on a doc cam if your classroom doesn't have technology to project the presentation from your computer.
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