Reflection: Checks for Understanding Finding Equivalent Ratios - Section 4: Exit Ticket


In checking students' exit tickets, I noticed a few common mistakes:

  • not labeling the tape diagram (red and blue); Labeling the diagram will help prevent using the wrong number in their work.
  • dividing incorrectly to find the value of each square
  • not verifying if their final answer makes sense; The new ratio of red to blue should be equivalent to 2 to 3.


  Common Mistakes on Exit Ticket
  Checks for Understanding: Common Mistakes on Exit Ticket
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Finding Equivalent Ratios

Unit 11: Equivalent Ratios
Lesson 2 of 3

Objective: SWBAT find equivalent ratios.

Big Idea: Students use tape diagrams to find equivalent ratios.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, ratios, tape diagram
  40 minutes
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