Discovering New Units (SMILE)
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|Kay Jenkins, James Shields Elementary School|
|A lesson that uses Cuisenaire Rods to develop a systematic way of creating new units or finding a common denominator, using students' knowledge of adding and subtracting unlike denominators. From the "Miscellaneous" 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|
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