In this understanding fractions activity, students read about fractions and respond to 16 multi-step, word problem, and fill in the blank questions.
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A Five Day Approach to Using Technology and Manipulatives to Explore Area and Perimeter
Young mathematicians build an understanding of area and perimeter with their own two hands in a series of interactive geometry lessons. Through the use of different math manipulatives, children investigate the properties of rectangles,...
3rd - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Understand a Fraction as a Number on a Number Line
Piece by piece young scholars build a basic understanding of fractions in a Common Core-designed elementary math lesson. Through a series of hands-on activities and journaling exercises, and with the help of multiple online resources,...
3rd - 4th Math
Understanding Long Division: Whole Numbers
Smoothly transition your class into using the long division algorithm with this hands-on math lesson. Working in pairs, young mathematicians practice using base ten blocks or play money to model division by single-digit divisors....
2nd - 5th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Patterns in the Multiplication Table
Explore patterns in the multiplication table in order to deepen your third graders' understanding of this essential skill. Implement this activity as a whole-class instructional activity, allowing learners to work in pairs or small...
3rd - 4th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Understand and Use Fractions
Prompt third graders to understand and use fractions with a complete performance task. As they look at colored stripes on different country flags, learners determine the fractional amount each stripe represents in the flag as a whole....
3rd Math CCSS: Designed
Doubling Numerators and Denominators
Understanding the meaning of fractions is a challenge for many young learners. These two questions examine what happens when the numerator and denominator of a fraction are doubled. Consider allowing students to discuss their ideas in...
3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Understand and Explain Even-Odd Number Patterns Using a Number Line
Building on the previous lesson in this series, young mathematicians develop a deeper understanding of the alternating pattern with even and odd numbers. Pictures and number lines guide learners as they observe how the observed pattern...
5 mins 1st - 3rd Math CCSS: Designed