Sara Delano Moore
This short session is an opportunity to explore new uses for a familiar tool, the balance. Often used for thinking about whole number operations, we’ll explore uses of the balance for fraction operations during our time together. The PDF version of the presentation is attached. Email me if you’d like the active version.
• 3–5 Burst
Tuesday, November 1, 2016: 12:30 PM-1:00 PM
Franklin 1 (Philadelphia Marriott Downtown)
Join us to experience a balance as a tool for modeling fraction operations. We will model fraction comparisons, addition, and multiplication in this fast-paced, hands-on exploration. Learn how this tool can increase student understanding.