5.NF.B.6

Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.

 
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Problem Solving (Different Operations with Fractions)

5th Grade Math » Unit: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
5th Grade Math » Unit: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
Julie Kelley
Tyngsborough, MA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students put their fraction skills to use to solve problems involving addition, subtraction, and multiplication of fractions.

 
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The Multiplying Game

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

How can you create the smallest product in the Multiplying Game? Students apply what they know about multiplying fractions to the Multiplying Game.

 
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Mixed Number Multiplication

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

How can we use diagrams to multiply mixed numbers? How can we multiply mixed numbers without using a diagram? Students apply what they know about multiplying fractions to multiplying with mixed numbers.

 
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Representing Fraction Multiplication Day 2

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What does it mean when you multiply fractions? How can you multiply fractions without drawing a diagram? Students build on their skills for multiplying fractions and they work to develop an algorithm.

 
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Representing Fraction Multiplication

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Riley has only completed one-third of her part of the mural. How can you find 1/3 of 1/2? Students extend their understanding of multiplication to fractions and area models.

 
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Unit Test

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What have students learned during this unit? What gaps do students have in their understanding? Students take the Unit 4 test.

 
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Unit Review

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What number sentence represents what is going on in this problem? Why? What kind of model could you create for this problem? Students review the skills they have learned throughout Unit 4.

 
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Unit Closure

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What is going on in the problem? What are you trying to figure out? What kind of model could you create for this problem? Students apply the skills they have learned throughout Unit 4.

 
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The King's Taxation M & M's

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

It is not until you have lived through difficult times that you can fully understand them.

 
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Advertising A Sale: Organic Veggies

5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Help fix the sign at the shop, so the veggies don't rot!

 
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King Fraction

4th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Fractions
Melissa Romano
Helena, MT
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students interact with a story about King Fraction. Through interacting with the story, students gain an understanding for finding a fraction of a whole number.

 
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Parking Garage

5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Determine which plan is the best one for the parking garage.

 
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Memorial Day Memories

5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Solve four patriotic real-world problems with fractions and mixed numbers.

Standards:
 
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Multiplying Fractions: Puzzling Problems

5th Grade Math » Unit: Multiplying & Dividing Fractions
5th Grade Math » Unit: Multiplying & Dividing Fractions
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Change up the recipe, so that everyone gets cookies!

Standards:
 
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