3 edition of **Making sense of fractions** found in the catalog.

Making sense of fractions

Carol A Thornton

- 241 Want to read
- 8 Currently reading

Published
**1995**
by Learning Resources, Inc
.

Written in English

- Fractions,
- Mathematics,
- Study and teaching (Primary)

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Unknown Binding |

Number of Pages | 80 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL12192769M |

ISBN 10 | 1569119732 |

ISBN 10 | 9781569119730 |

Books; Making Sense of Fractions: Replacement Unit, Grades ; Making Sense of Fractions: Replacement Unit, Grades by Unknown Author. Numerical values of alpha. As pointed out earlier, the number of test items, item inter-relatedness and dimensionality affect the value of alpha. 5 There are different reports about the Cited by:

Get this from a library! Making sense of fractions, ratios, and proportions: yearbook. [Bonnie H Litwiller; George W Bright] -- Excellent resource for mathematics educators that emphasizes the importance of understanding fractions. For the independent practice portion of this lesson, students are provided with a handout from the text book. Students work in groups of 5 or 6 to practice reasoning about multiplication of fractions to determine if a given number will be made larger or smaller based on the multiplier fraction.

Survive Math 5 | Fractions and Decimals Welcome to Fractions and Decimals Pre-Test Before your child begins the package you will administer the following Pre-Test. Place the Pre-Test in front of your . An area model is a great visual tool because it can be used to make sense of virtually any fraction problem. It allows kids to see the fraction. This is an important component of developing fraction sense. But what does that mean? What does an area model look like? An area model represents a fraction .

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “Making Sense of Fractions: Replacement Unit, Grades ” as Want to Read: Want to Ratings: 0. Making Sense of Fractions helps students make these realizations, and it has a different philosophy from past approaches.

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I hope this list helps you find what you’re looking for. The Best Books to Teach Fractions. 6 Making sense of fractions 6 Making sense of fractions This session is designed to enable learners to: address common misconceptions about dividing shapes into fractions (for example quarters are not created by simply dividing a shape into four parts – they must be equal parts); identify fractions.

concept of fractions. This book was developed as a workbook and reference useful to students, teachers, parents, or anyone else who needs to review or improve their understanding of the mathematical concept of fractions. The structure of this book is very simple File Size: KB. Buy Making Sense of Maths: Fair Shares - Teacher Book: Fractions, percentages, ratio, decimals and proportion Teachers Guide by Dickinson, Paul, Hough, Susan, Eade, Frank, Gough, Steve, Dudzic, Stella (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Author: Paul Dickinson, Susan Hough, Frank Eade.

numbers—an important concept that is underemphasized in the teaching of fractions. Some students are able to make sense of one representation, but not another.

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Inchworm and a Half by Elinor J. Pinczes In this story an inchworm. Beyond Invert & Multiply builds on the foundational understandings that are described in Beyond Pizzas & Pies: 10 Essential Strategies for Supporting Fraction Sense, Second Edition, and applies them to situations involving fraction ’ll find: • Classroom Scenarios that address common challenges students (and teachers!) encounter as they learn to operate with fractions;/5(9).

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Bright, Bonnie H. Litwiller National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, - Fractions - 58 pages. Making Sense of Fractions, Ratios, and Proportions: Yearbook (Bundle) by Bonnie H. Litwiller and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book lays a foundation for the conceptual understanding fractions and decimals.

It shows how the same kinds of intuitive knowledge and sense making that provides the basis for children’s learning of whole number arithmetic can be extended to fractions. Math Mammoth Fractions & Decimals 3—a worktext for all fraction and decimal topics with large denominators and more decimal digits (grades ).

Make It Real Learning: Fractions, Percents, and Decimals I —an activity workbook with real-world data, focusing on situations that use fractions. item 3 MAKING SENSE OF FRACTIONS REPLACEMENT GRADES Kit Book Tiles Home School - MAKING SENSE OF FRACTIONS REPLACEMENT GRADES Kit Book Tiles Home .This yearbook contains articles that give insight into students' thinking about factions, ratios, and proportions.

Suggestions are offered on how to develop the concepts and skills associated with these topics. The book Cited by: In addition, Julie has written a follow up fraction book, Beyond Invert & Multiply: Making Sense of Fraction Computation, Grades, all published by Math Solutions.

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