Homework Help 3 Part Lesson | ||||
Grade: 7 | Lesson Title: Fractions with HH | Date: | ||
Curriculum Expectation(s)
Mathematical Process Expectations
Number Sense and Numeration
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Learning Goal (Anticipated) I will solve questions involving the addition of fractions with unlike denominators.
Success Criteria
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Lesson Components | Resources | |||
Minds On (Getting Started) | ||||
Address misconceptions about adding fractions from previous class by presenting students with the following Minds On question:
Prashanth and Emilia were asked to find the sum of Here are there answers: Who is correct? Why?
Ask students to discuss in groups and then share their thinking with the entire class. Address other misconceptions students might have about adding fractions. |
Possible student misconceptions:
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Action (Working On It) | ||||
Question #1 (Students work with a partner in the group) 2/3 + 1/6 =
Upon completing each question, student will review the corresponding Best Session #1 and make corrections as necessary.
Question #2 (Students work in groups): A farmer has a field and is retiring and will be giving the field to his 3 kids. He gives 1/3 to one child, ¼ to the second child and 1/6 to the third child. What part of the field does he have remaining?
For Question #2, students will compare their strategy with the strategy from Best Session #2. |
Best Session #1: https://homeworkhelp.ilc.org/chat/chat.php?config=playback&question_id=298022&type=bs Best Session#2: | |||
Consolidation | ||||
Ask students to share their experiences with the questions with entire class (their challenges, triumphs, etc)
As a class, develop strategies for solving problems involving the addition of fraction. Write own chart paper and display so that all students can see it |
Vocabulary:
Strategies:
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Practice | ||||
Students will complete the following problem at home:
A family orders a large pizza that is cut into 12 slices. One parent eats 1/3 other eats ¼ and the child eats 1/12. How many slices are left?
They are encouraged to use Homework Help’s Ask A Tutor Chat to check their answers. | Ask A Tutor Chat |
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