Discovering New Units
Students use Cuisenaire rods to explore common denominators. For this fractions lesson, students build Cuisenaire representations of fractions, then find their equivalent counterparts to find the common denominator.
4th - 6th Math 20 Views 41 Downloads
Unit Conversions and Problem Solving with Metric Measurement
Convert young mathematicians' knowledge of place value into an understanding of the metric system with this five-lesson unit. Through a series of problem solving activities and practice exercises, students learn about the relationship...
3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Analyze Proportional Relationships and Use Them to Solve Real-World Problems
What proportion of learners will benefit from the lessons on proportional reasoning? class members learn about proportional relationships, from unit rates to writing equations for proportional relationships. Then they learn to use...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Partying with Proportions and Percents
Examine ratios and proportions in several real-world scenarios. Children will calculate unit rates, work with proportions and percentages as they plan a party, purchase produce, and take a tally. This lesson plan recommends five...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable