Reflection: Modeling Fractions and Expressions - Section 3: Guided and Modeling

 

Modeling different ways to problem solve allows students to not only tackle the computation part, but get a deeper understanding of how and why it is solved that way.  Students need to be able to see and look for structure within mathematics to help them solve problems more efficiently.

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Fractions and Expressions

Unit 3: Number & Operations-Fractions
Lesson 12 of 21

Objective: Students will be able to draw a picture and write an equation to solve a problem.

Big Idea: Students will develop comprehensive understanding and flexible skills by using concrete manipulatives and pictorial representations of a mathematical situation.

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