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Fractions with Borrowing

In this 14-minute video Beverly Gonzalez demonstrates teaching her students how to use decomposition to subtract fractions and mixed numbers. Throughout the video Gonzalez details her teaching strategies starting with an application, including high student motivation, and constant reflection and growth. This resource includes a transcript of the video (pdf).
Contributed by: Teaching Channel, Publisher
Math TopicNumber Sense, Fractions, Mathematical Practices, Mathematical Processes, Basic Operations
Grade Level4, 5, 6+
Resource TypeVideo

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceEducator
    • LanguageEnglish (USA)
    • Education TopicTeaching strategies
    • Interdisciplinary Connection
    • Professional DevelopmentYes
    • ContributorTeaching Channel, Publisher
    • Publication Date2013
    • Rights(c) Teaching Channel 2013
    • AccessFree access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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