## Explain why a fraction a/b is equivalent to a fraction (n × a)/(n × b) by using visual fraction models, with attention to how the number and size of the parts differ even though the two fractions themselves are the same size. Use this principle to recognize and generate equivalent fractions.

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### Many Names for Fractions

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban

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### Looking for Patterns + Show What You Know

6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
6th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Operations
Somerville, MA
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### Rolling with Fractions

7th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Rational Numbers
7th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Rational Numbers
Environment: Urban

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#### Students use dice to create their own fraction conversion problems.

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4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Memphis, TN
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### Fraction Jeopardy

4th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Fractions
Helena, MT
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### Name that Fraction

4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Memphis, TN
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### Equivalent Fractions

4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban

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#### Equivalent fractions are fractions that represent the same amount. They can be created by multiplying or dividing, as well as represented with models.

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4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Memphis, TN
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### Pattern Blocks to Investigate Fractions

4th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Equivalents and Ordering Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Fraction Equivalents and Ordering Fractions
Helena, MT
Environment: Suburban

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#### In this hands on lesson, students explore fractional relationships using pattern blocks in order to build conceptual understanding of numerator and denominator.

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4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban

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#### When students write to explain, it gives a clear picture of their understanding. Visual models can assist the students in solving the problems.

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4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Environment: Urban

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#### Students will find equivalent fractions using Smarties candy rolls.

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4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
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### Real Life Measurement

5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
Scottsdale, AZ
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### Rocking Operations with Fractions - Assessment

4th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Operations with Fractions
Helena, MT
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### Fractions Review

4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
4th Grade Math » Unit: Fractions
Memphis, TN
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