## Fraction Word Problems Resource - Section 4: Independent Classwork and Homework

Fraction Word Problems Resource

# Applying Strategies to Word Problems and Fractions

Unit 7: Fractions 2: Addition and Subtraction Concepts/ Mini unit
Lesson 3 of 8

## Big Idea: Students apply strategies they have used for whole number word problems, but use fractions this time. They also discover that they can use fractional models to help them solve problems.

Print Lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
Math, Number Sense and Operations, Fractions, Word Problems and Fractions, Strategies for fraction word problems
45 minutes

### Mary Ellen Kanthack

##### Similar Lessons

###### Factors & Multiples
6th Grade Math » Number Sense
Big Idea: Students explore a factory of factors and multiples to build number sense and conceptual understanding.
Favorites(16)
Resources(21)
Jonesboro, GA
Environment: Urban

###### Farmer John and Farmer Fred Day 2 of 2
7th Grade Math » Equivalent Expressions
Big Idea: Students will use factoring to discover possible dimensions for a given rectangular area and also become familiar with the area model to use in distributive property.
Favorites(0)
Resources(16)
Dixon, CA
Environment: Suburban

###### Subtracting Large Numbers within a Context
4th Grade Math » Place Value
Big Idea: Students will solve subtraction problems within a context using a tape diagram.
Favorites(14)
Resources(12)
Helena, MT
Environment: Suburban