*Recommended for Grade 5 ( 8 week course)
|Learners will leave this course with a better understanding of fractions. Fractions can be scary but with this course, learners will become more confident by practicing how to visually add and subtract decimals, finding a common denominator, adding and subtracting fractions with an uncommon denominator, and solving word problems using fractions. They will also get a chance to apply their knowledge to a fun and engaging project called Lemonade Stand. Students will be given a budget to purchase supplies for their lemonade stand. They will have to do some critical thinking by choosing essential supplies first, and estimating how many lemons & limes they will need to serve their customers. They will even do a cost analysis to make sure their business plan works! During this project, Learners will practice decimal and fraction operations!
5.NF.A.1 Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions
5.NF.A.2 Adding and Subtracting Fractions Word Problems
5.NF.B.3 Unit Fractions and Number Lines
5.NF.B.4-5 Multiplying Fractions
5.NF.B.6 Multiplying Fractions Word Problems
5.NF.B.7 Dividing Fractions