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# Developing Fractions Sense Introductory Webinar: Grades 3 & 4 Standards

## Wednesday, April 6, 2016 from 1:15 PM to 2:00 PM (EDT)

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The Developing Fraction Sense Introductory Webinar 3 & 4 will provide participants with a taste of the full-day Developing Fractions Sense Workshop focusing on grade 3 and 4 fractions standards.

In this webinar, you will learn why visual fraction models are the key to conceptual understanding.

This webinar will touch upon most or all of these topics:

• How to correctly define a unit fraction, which is the key to all work with fractions
• How working with fraction blocks (e.g., pattern blocks) enables conceptual learning
• How the use of the word "copies" helps in fraction comprehension
• An easy way to help students avoid adding the denominators when adding fractions
• How to help students solve problems such as 5/2 = ?/6 using fraction blocks
• How to use benchmarks to compare fractions
• How to instantly recognize fractions which are larger and smaller than 1/2
• How to introduce addition of mixed numbers using fraction blocks
• How to help students understand renaming in subtraction problems
• A simple way to understand multiplication of a fraction by a whole number
• How to visually illustrate word problems involving fraction blocks
We will be using JOIN.me for this session.

You will receive a link to the actual webinar room the day before the webinar.

Thank you.

Beverly Germanton

Borenson and Associates, Inc.

info@borenson.com

800-993-6284

Have questions about Developing Fractions Sense Introductory Webinar: Grades 3 & 4 Standards? Contact Borenson and Associates, Inc.

## Wednesday, April 6, 2016 from 1:15 PM to 2:00 PM (EDT)

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## Borenson and Associates, Inc.

Since 1990, Borenson and Associates has provided the Making Algebra Child's Play workshop to more than 50,000 educators in the United States.

www.borenson.com

800-993-6284

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