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Numbers & Fractions: Identify Equivalent Fractions Using Visual Models and Number Lines

3rd Grade • Half Day Lesson Plan
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Lesson Plan Description

This half day of lesson plans is broken down into 3 separate segments (30-60 minutes each) addressing Numbers and Operations-Fractions: recognizing and generating equivalent fractions. These lessons included: key vocabulary, helpful notes for reference generating and identifying fractions using visual models (shapes & number lines), guided and independent practice of concept, and a game to reinforce the concept of equivalent fractions.

  • Segment 1: students will generate equivalent fractions using a visual model (shapes).
  • Segment 2: students will locate equivalent fractions on a number line and generate equivalent fractions on a number line.
  • Segment 3: students will locate equivalent fractions on a number line and compare fractions (<, >, or =).

These lessons can be taught over the span of a half day or you can use the lessons independently, broken up over several days.