Modeling Multiplication and Division of Fractions
Create models to demonstrate multiplication and division of fractions. Using fraction tiles to model fractions, pupils explore fractions on a ruler and use pattern blocks to multiply and divide. They also create number lines with fractions.
6th - 8th Math 91 Views 666 Downloads
The Meaning of Multiplying Fractions with Visuals
Suggestions are given for how to address one of the seventh grade Common Core math standards regarding the multiplication of rational numbers. After addressing four real-world scenarios, groups discuss the breaking up of a chocolate...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Modeling Division of Fractions
Provide a meaningful context for learning about the division of fractions with this upper-elementary math activity. Presented with a simple, real-world problem, young mathematicians work in small groups to develop visual models that help...
4th - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Explore the Inverse Relationship between Multiplication and Division of Fractions
When division gets you stumped, think multiplication. Fact families prove that division and multiplication can be used to support one another. Watch how a tape diagram is cut into pieces to visualize all four of the fact family operations.
5 mins 4th - 6th Math CCSS: Designed
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