Make ordering fractions fun! In this lesson students click and drag laundry, with fractions on them, to hang on a number line. Students use the benchmarks 0, 1/2, and 1 to order the fractions from least to greatest.
In this Lesson Bundle you get a SmartBoard lesson, student note page to go along with the SmartBoard lesson, an independent practice page for after the lesson, and a worksheet for homework.
This lesson addresses Virginia Math SOL 4.2a.
It can also be used to teach Math SOL 3.3c and Math SOL 5.2b.
If you are in a Common Core state, this lesson addresses 3.NF.A.2a, 3.NF.A.2b, and 4.NF.A2.
There are a total of 5 lesson bundles for this skill. Buy them all to have 5 full days of lessons to teach this skill.
This lesson focuses on figuring out which fraction is greater or least when all the fractions are close to "0" or close to "1".