## Connection Between Fraction and Decimal: Step 2 - Section 4: The Elevator Speech

Connection Between Fraction and Decimal: Step 2

# Expressing Fractions, Mixed Numbers, and Division Expression

Unit 2: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators
Lesson 5 of 7

## Big Idea: 0.25 is the same as 25/100. And ½ is the same as 5/10 is the same as .5

Print Lesson
7 teachers like this lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
Math, Number Sense and Operations, Operations , equivalent, Decimals, Fractions, equivalent fractions, fractions, decimal, Operations
85 minutes

### James Ewing

##### Similar Lessons

###### Pretest
6th Grade Math » Fraction Operations
Big Idea: What do students already know about fractions? What gaps do students have in their understanding? Students take the fractions pretest in order to inform instruction.
Favorites(31)
Resources(9)
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban

###### Multiplying with Fractions
6th Grade Math » Number Sense
Big Idea: Students will use their understanding of multiplying fractions and apply it to dividing fractions which is a key component in common core.
Favorites(8)
Resources(20)
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban

###### Fraction Cover Up
Big Idea: Students need to concrete models be able to see the exchange of fractions with unlike denominators.
Favorites(3)
Resources(14)
Scottsdale, AZ
Environment: Urban