Adding and Subtracting Fractions (Including Mixed Numbers) Using Fraction Squares - Lesson Plan Volume 20
This lesson uses fraction squares to give a concrete visual representation of what happens when two fractions are added or subtracted. This lesson will also dive into what addition and subtraction with mixed numbers looks like. NOTE: Prior to this lesson, students should have a firm grasp of adding and subtracting fractions with like denominators.
- Solve addition and subtraction problems containing fractions with unlike denominators.
- Analyze a variety of problems to determine what the sums and differences of those problems are.
- Apply their prior knowledge of adding and subtracting fractions with like denominators.
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