Is 1/3 Always Equal to 1/3?: A Journal Exercise

Unit 8: Comparing Fractions
Lesson 3 of 5

Objective: Students will be able to explain why the same fraction may not equal the same proportion.

Big Idea: Applying knowledge already learned is an important step in becoming a fluent math student. This journaling exercise stretches children to use concepts previously introduced.

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Math, Fractions, Number Sense and Operations, Number lines , numerator, denominator, whole, unit fractions, math journals , Critical Area
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