### Fraction Unit Update

It’s getting to be “fraction season” for many of us, and having quality fraction lessons and activities is SO important

### Fractions are Numbers

Teaching fractions is a challenge for many teachers, and so much of it is because WE didn’t have good fraction

### A Balanced Approach to Fractions: Wholes, Sets, and Measurement

Welcome back!  If you have been following this series of blog posts all about fractions and improving our fraction instruction

In my earlier post, I talked about the many factors that make fractions challenging for students.  If you missed it,

### What makes teaching fractions so challenging?

If you have followed me or seen any of my webinars, you know that I wholeheartedly believe that all students

### Fraction Concepts Day 2! Conceptions, Misconceptions, and Mathematical Language

Well, things got even more interesting as my work with fractions unfolded on day 2!  For those of you who

### Fraction Folding–discovery learning

Today we kicked off our fraction unit, and I think I am going to really try to do a lot

### More Fraction Number Lines: More Critiquing Reasoning!

If you missed my post the other day about using number lines to improve fractional reasoning, you might want to

### Fraction Number Lines, Number Sense, and Math Discourse Part 1

It seems like I have picked a few topics lately that just don’t fit into one blog post!  I wanted

### More work with fractional reasoning!

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