FRACTIONS INTRODUCTION LESSON PLAN
Teaching Materials
Lesson
Activity:
1. Ask class for examples
2. Discuss the definitions and differences between a numerator and a denominator in a fraction.

briefly mention the importance of a common denominator when adding and subtracting fractions

Discuss the definitions and differences between proper, improper, and mixed fractions.
3.
Demonstrate how to convert improper fractions to mixed fractions.
4.
Demonstrate how to convert mixed fractions to improper fractions.
5.
Demonstrate how fractions work through word problems with everyday examples
6.
Explain why and how to simplify fractions
7.
Discuss reducing fractions
8.
Demonstrate how to find the Greatest Common factor within a fraction
Assessment/Evaluation
Have students complete the worksheet. A passing grade is 70% or greater.
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