Grades 5-6: In this book, Marilyn Burns tackles the topic of how to teach students to multiply and divide fractions -- and understand what they are doing. Through the lessons in this book, students build conceptual understanding of multiplying and dividing fractions as they develop proficiency. And teachers report that -- for the first time -- students really understand the underlying rationale for how we multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers. - Publisher.This book doesna#39;t contain all the lessons I taught or all the lessons needed for teaching fractions. Rather, ita#39;s a collection ... in this book. The lessons in this book can help you become more comfortable with ideas about fractions as you help your students build their understanding. ... including proper fractions, improper fractions, and mixed numbers, and also with concrete and/or pictorial representations;anbsp;...

Title | : | Teaching Arithmetic: Lessons for Introducing Fractions, Grades 4-5 |

Author | : | Marilyn Burns |

Publisher | : | Math Solutions - 2001 |

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