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No Matter What Shape Your Fractions Are In

In these pattern block activities, students explore geometric models of fractions to discover relations among them, reinforcing their concepts of fractions and providing a visual model for fraction operations. Lessons can be worked on paper or using a pattern block applet. Teacher notes are included.
Contributed by: Cynthia Lanius, Author
Math TopicNumber Sense, Fractions, Algebraic Thinking, Mathematical Practices, Mathematical Processes
Grade Level3, 4, 5, 6+
Resource TypeActivity, Problem Set

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceLearner
    • LanguageEnglish (USA)
    • Education Topic
    • Interdisciplinary Connection
    • Professional DevelopmentNo
    • ContributorCynthia Lanius, Author
    • Publication Date1997
    • RightsCopyright 1997-2007 by Cynthia Lanius
    • AccessFree access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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