National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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39- Understanding Fractions: One of the Gifts from the Common Core

Thursday, April 18, 2013: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Mile High 1 E/F (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Kit Norris

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  • Why are fractions so difficult? Explore fractions from a developmental perspective. Using tools to support studentsí conceptual understanding, we will investigate different procedures. See how to use studentsí understanding of multiplication and division of whole numbers to connect those operations involving fractions.

    Presentation Format: 3-5 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5, 6 to 8

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