Fractions in Everyday Life

Comments

  • Aug 8 2010 6:05 PM

    Rita Nutsch

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.

Contributed By

  • Original Source:
    Illuminations

    Conditions of Use:
    None Specified


Description

This activity, from the Math Forum at Drexel University, focuses on students' working knowledge of fraction multiplication and division. Students are asked to adjust a cookie recipe by multiplying and dividing to change the yield.

Learning Registry Activity

    Bookmarks

    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 5 to 7

    Topics: Number Sense, Calculus, Mathematics, Addition & Subtraction

    Standards

    Resource Pedagogy

    Resource Type/Classification:

    • Teacher Materials


    Tool for: Teachers, Administrators, Parents

    Tags/Keywords

    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Hands-on Learning; Cooperative Learning