In this 1-hour course you will discover:
- The conceptual development behind symbolic notation of fractions, the unit fraction, decomposing fractions, representing fractions on the number line, comparing fractional parts, adding fractions with equal denominators, and mixed numbers.
- How to use visual representations to help students conceptualize fractions
- How to help students communicate their conceptual understanding of fractional parts
- Useful tools, strategies, and techniques to help students understand fractions and their underlying concepts
From her home base in Austin, Texas, Mary provides professional development to teachers across the nation. Math with Mary is making a difference in math education for teachers, school districts, and especially for students.