Created on: January 24, 2011

Website Address: https://library.curriki.org/oer/Adding-and-Subtracting-Fractions-51496

IN COLLECTION

BIG IDEA:

How to add fractions

ENDURING UNDERSTANDINGS:

(1) Understanding how to add fractions with the same denominator (2) Understanding when to find a least common denominator (3) Understand how to find a least common denominator

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS, Overarching:

(1) What is the rule for adding fractions

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS, Topical:

(1) How to evaluate an addition problem (2) How do you find equivalent fractions? (3) How to add once you find a common denominator (4) How to draw a pictorial representation of a fraction

STUDENT OUTCOMES:

Student will know…

(1) The rule for adding fractions (2) The process for adding fractions

Student will be able to…

(1) Identify equivalent fractions (2) Multiply and divide in order to find equivalent fractions (3) Add and subtract fractions

MAJOR LEARNING EXPERIENCES and Accompanying Resources: