## Creating Homogeneous Groups.mov - Section 2: Recipe Problems

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# Adding and Subtracting Fractions Day 2

Unit 4: Fraction Operations
Lesson 6 of 19

## Big Idea: How would you add 2 ½ and 2/3? How would you find the difference between 2 ½ and 2/3? Students continue to develop strategies for adding and subtracting fractions.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, adding fractions, subtracting fractions, 6th grade, master teacher project
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### Andrea Palmer

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