Representing Half of a Rectangle

This Representing Half of a Rectangle assessment also includes:

Did you know one half of a rectangle be represented in more than one way? Young mathematicians choose the rectangles that represents one half with an instructive worksheet.

CCSS: Designed

Instructional Ideas

• Use the task to introduce benchmark fractions, specifically one half
• Extend by having class members represent one half of a rectangle in more ways, such as diagonally
Classroom Considerations

• Assumes learners are familiar with what half means
Pros

• Allows learners to see one half of a rectangle represented in two different ways
• Comes with teacher commentary and solutions

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