# Multiplying Whole Number with a Fraction

Unit 5: Operations with Fractions
Lesson 1 of 14

## Big Idea: In this lesson, students will multiply a whole number with a unit fraction through modeling in order to build conceptual understanding.

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### Melissa Romano

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