Having Fun working With Fractions (SMILE)
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|Brian Cagle, John W. Cook School|
|A lesson for elementary students designed to model addition and subtraction by shading parts of regions; divide a word into appropriate fractional parts; pay attention to details in instruction relating to "first," " last," "second," etc.; analyze clues and decode a message; and use standard algorithms for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||Late Elem. (3-5)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Basic Operations, Fractions/Decimals/Percents|
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