Pencil Measurements

Unit 10: Fractions
Lesson 14 of 16

Objective: SWBAT make a line plot to display a data set of measurements in fractions of a unit (1/2, 1/4, 1/8) and solve problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions by using information presented in line plots.

Big Idea: Students will measure various pencils to the nearest 1/4 inch, make a line plot, and solve problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions.

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Math, line plot, Measurement and Methods, Fractions, adding fractions, subtracting fractions, ruler, fraction equivalency, fraction tiles
  100 minutes
measuring pencils
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