## Reflection: Connection to Prior Knowledge Feed the Frog: A lesson in understanding how to use place value to compare numbers. - Section 2: What do we know about the < & >?

In this video, you meet Francois and hear my hopes for today's lesson as I use him to build conceptual knowledge from their prior understanding. Francois and the greater and less than sign.

Connection to Prior Knowledge: Using Francois to show the meaning of greater than and less than.

# Feed the Frog: A lesson in understanding how to use place value to compare numbers.

Unit 11: Place Value
Lesson 7 of 14

## Big Idea: Using puppetry, students build on their understanding of < & > and why we compare large numbers by values.

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### Mary Ellen Kanthack

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