Author:
Nancy Childress
Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
Upper Primary
Tags:
AHL, AHL 3, AHL Math
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Downloadable docs, Video

Education Standards

Comparing Fractions: Who Drank More Water?

Comparing Fractions: Who Drank More Water?

Overview

This lesson is for grade 3 on math. At Home Learning Lessons are a partnership between the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, PBS North Carolina, and the William and Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation. 

Each lesson contains a video instructional lesson, a PDF lesson plan with a transcript, and a PDF file of extension activities.

Lesson Overview

This lesson plan, Comparing Fractions: Who Drank More Water?, is a video based lesson for grade 3. Attached to this lesson is the YouTube video link to the video lesson and PDF files of the lesson plan and extension activities.

Learning Goals:

  • I can explain that fractions with different denominators show the different amounts of pieces within the whole. 
  • I can relate the denominators to compare fractions with the same numerator.