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## THE FRACTION THINKBOOK

### WHAT THE FRACTION THINKBOOK CAN HELP STUDENTS DO:

### 1. *Visualize* Fractions

### 2. Compare Fractions

### 3. Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide, Proper Fractions and Improper Fractions,

and perform all operations with Mixed Numbers

### 4. And Most Importantly, UNDERSTAND FRACTIONS

### THE PERFECT RESOURCE FOR COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS

### Common Core State Standards for Grades 3, 4, 5 and 6:CCSS. Math Contents

Grade 3: 3.NF.A.1; 3.NF.A.2; 3.NF.A.3
Grade 4: 4.NF.A.1; 4.NF.A.2; 4.NF.B.3; 4.NF.B.4; 4.NF.C.5; 4.NF.C.6; 4.NF.C.7
Grade 5: 5.NF.A.1; 5.NF.A.2; 5.NF.B.3; 5.NF.B.4; 5.NF.B.5; 5.NF.B.6; 5.NF.B.7
Grade 6: 6.NS.A.1; 6.NS.B.2

The Fraction ThinkBook: Bridging the Fraction- Algebra Gap,

includes nine activities that stress understanding over rote memorization.

The workbook gives a visual (right brain) technique of working

with fractions, as well as helping the student make the transition from arithmetic to algebra.

GREAT FOR HOME SCHOOLING!

WHO USES THE FRACTION THINKBOOK AND WHY?
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Activity Info
To The Teacher

##### DOWNLOAD ACTIVITY 2 AND ACTIVITY 3 IMMEDIATELY-YOU WILL NOT BE ASKED FOR ANY INFORMATION.

ACTIVITY 2 and
ACTIVITY 3

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## LIVING WITH MATH:MAKING HEALTHY DECISIONS FOR YOURSELF AND THE EARTH

A great "armchair" read of mathematics!

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LIVING WITH MATH

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#### PHYSICS ANYONE?

### Intermediate Physics by Ira Nirenberg--a FREE online textbook produced by CK-12 can be found at

Intermediate Physics

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## BUYING OPTIONS

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## More Stuff!

### 1. MSI (MATH SCIENCE INSTITUTE) is a mathematics conference modeled after the Exeter summer math conference but held in New Orleans at Tulane University in mid July and sponsored by Metairie Park Country Day School.

MSI MATH CONFERENCE

### 2. The MSI newsletter has lots of cool math articles!

MSI fall 2011

MSI spring 2012

### 3. Digital copies for my classes "Physics for Math Teachers" and "Pre calculus and Astronomy" presented at the Anja S. Greer Summer Mathematics Conference at Exeter Phillips Academy will available to all participants on June 20, 2016

To find out more about the Exeter mathematics conference see the link below.

Exeter Mathematics Conference

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