### Examples, Counterexamples, and More with Equivalent Fractions

As I have worked to build my students’ understanding of key fraction concepts, I wanted students to really work to

### Using Our Fractional Reasoning!

We had a great concept sort today…and I just wanted to share a little about what we did! We are

### Coming Up with a Math Plan, Teamwork, and Perseverance!

I just wanted to share a quick blog post about what I am doing in math workshop over the next

### Getting Students Thinking about Fractions

Just wanted to share some fraction fun from our first day of fraction review!  I like to dig in by

### Fraction Misconceptions

Although we did some dabbling in fractions earlier this year, we now did into the “meat” of our studies and

### Decomposing Fraction Fun!

Whether you teach from the Common Core or other sets of rigorous standards, the ability to decompose or “break apart”

### The Power of NOT Giving the Answer

It was a busy week for me!  Report cards were due and we had two nights of conferences.  My son’s

### Concept Sorts–Deep Thinking about Fractions

Ready to talk fractions? Here we go! One thing that I really like to work on with my students is

### What IS a fraction, anyway?

As we move forward into our next unit in our new math series, I had real concerns that my fourth

### Number sense with fractions–critiquing the reasoning of others!

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