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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Regional Conference and Exposition: Richmond, Virginia

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

250- Seeing Is Believing! Using Concrete Manipulatives to Model Fraction Division

Friday, November 14, 2014: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM
E23 (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Marsha C. McCrary

Why "multiply by the reciprocal" when dividing fractions? During this session, you will explore hands-on activities that support meaningful use and understanding of common algorithms. You will leave with instructional strategies that promote student understanding of fraction division and a set of rigorous and engaging tasks that support student success.

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

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