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Mary Ellen Kanthack

4th Grade Math

Brookwood Middle

Genoa City, WI

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View all Master TeachersUnit 6 - Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals(12 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Place Value and Multi-Digit Addition & Subtraction(7 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Metric Measurement(18 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Graphing and Data(5 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Concepts of Multiplication(12 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Geometry(3 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals(12 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Fractions 2: Addition and Subtraction Concepts/ Mini unit(8 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Fractions 3 Mini Unit: Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers(8 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Division Unit(21 Lessons)

Unit 10 - Addition and Subtraction: Algorithms to One Million(7 Lessons)

Unit 11 - Place Value (14 Lessons)

Unit 12 - Addition and Subtraction Word Problems(6 Lessons)

Unit 13 - Multiplication Unit(19 Lessons)

Pre-Test Fractions 1. & Eggsciting Spiral Review

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Students take their Fractions Pre-Test to show what they know about equivalent fractions and decimals. They also need to show what they know about comparing fractions, all using visual models and explanations.

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12 Resources

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Understanding The Whole Through the iPad

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:The iPad ap "Candy Factory" is a good way to introduce fractional understanding and parts of the whole.

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13 Resources

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The Equivalence: The Domino Effect

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:We used dominoes and a template in this fun and straightforward lesson about drawing fractional models of equivalent fractions!

14 Resources

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14 Resources

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2 Games that Compare Fractions with a Little RTI on the Side

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Fraction War and Oh No! Fractions are a fun way to prove which fraction is larger. Students fold paper adding machine paper to reinforce understanding of equivalent fractions.

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15 Resources

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Quiz 1: Creating and Comparing Equivalent Fractions

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:This quick formative assessment will show what students understand about equivalent fractions and comparing fractions through writing and drawing.

7 Resources

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7 Resources

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Fractions: Using Graph Paper to Prove Equivalency of Hundreths and Tenths

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Graph paper is the tool of choice as we prove that fractions of 10th and 100ths are equivalent.

18 Resources

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18 Resources

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Comparing Fractions on a Numberline

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Students draw a number line and learn the meaning of comparing fractions by dividing equal parts and shading in the number of parts. Then they compare!

17 Resources

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17 Resources

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The Depth of Decimals: Comparing Using A Fractional Model

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Proving that a decimal is greater than another decimal is easy after an in depth discussion about common mistakes in thinking, strategies to keep us thinking correctly and having fun drawing on graph paper.

21 Resources

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21 Resources

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Decimal War: Comparing Fractions Using Place Value

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Students play a game of War to practice comparing decimals.

12 Resources

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12 Resources

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Comparing Decimals Using a Numberline

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Students review strategies to compare decimals and then learn to plot the comparisons to prove their reasoning.

23 Resources

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23 Resources

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Quiz 2 Showing Our Understanding of Decimals

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:After making a human number line, students take a quiz designed to show deeper understanding of the meaning of decimals.

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10 Resources

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Fractions 1: Comparing Fractions and Decimals Assessment

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals

Big Idea:Students take an assessment to prove they can compare fractions and decimals and prove their work using drawings and symbols.

7 Resources

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7 Resources

4 Favorites