This module explores how a solid understanding of fraction concepts lays the foundation for students to successfully interpret, apply, and manipulate ratios and proportions. Specific goals and activities include the following:
- Recognize how learning progressions based on fraction knowledge prepare students for conceptual work with ratios and proportions.
- Solve fraction, ratio, and proportion problems in multiple ways.
- Develop an awareness of student misconceptions related to fraction, ratio, and proportion and examine teacher strategies to resolve these misconceptions.
15 renewal units
Enrollment opens Oct 10, 2021.
Course runs Oct 31 – Nov 21, 2021
Visit the STREAM: Ratios & Proportions (5-8) course on the Teacher Learning Hub to enroll.