Math 3: Module 18: Working with Fractions  Course Guide
Module Overview:
In this module, students will define and show equivalent fractions, recognize simple equivalent fractions, construct equivalent fractions, create models to represent different equivalent fractions, and analyze and solve fraction word problems with equivalent fractions.
Module Materials:
Lesson #  Lesson Title  Material(s) 

1  Equivalent Fractions 
crayons or colored pencils pen or pencil 
2  Find Equivalent Fractions 
scissors glue crayons or colored pencils pen or pencil 
3  Fraction Pie 
crayons or colored pencils pen or pencil 
4  Draw Fractions 
crayons or colored pencils pen or pencil 
5  Problem Solving with Fractions 
crayons or colored pencils pen or pencil 
Module Objectives:
Lesson #  Lesson Title  Objective(s) 

1  Equivalent Fractions 

2  Find Equivalent Fractions 

3  Fraction Pie 

4  Draw Fractions 

5  Problem Solving with Fractions 

Module Key Words:
Key Words 

numerator denominator equivalent fraction 
Module Assignments:
Lesson #  Lesson Title  Page #  Assignment Title 

1  Equivalent Fractions  5  HandsOn 
2  Find Equivalent Fractions  5  HandsOn 
3  Fraction Pie  5  HandsOn 
4  Draw Fractions  5  HandsOn 
5  Problem Solving with Fractions  5  HandsOn 
Learning Coach Notes:
None
Module Guiding Questions:
When a student starts a lesson ask them questions to check for prior knowledge and understanding and to review concepts being taught. At the end of the lesson ask the questions again to see if their answer changes.
Lesson Title  Question 

Equivalent Fractions 

Find Equivalent Fractions 

Fraction Pie 

Draw Fractions 

Problem Solving with Fractions 

Module Video Questions:
When a student watches a video take time to ask them questions about what they watched. Suggested questions for the videos in this module are listed here. Suggestion: Have the student watch the entire video first all the way through. Then have them watch the video a second time, as they watch it pause the video and ask the questions.
Lesson Title  Video  Question 

Equivalent Fractions  Racetrack Fractions 

Find Equivalent Fractions  Fidget Toy Fractions 

Fraction Pie  Playroom Fractions 

Draw Fractions  Ring Toss Fractions 

Problem Solving with Fractions  Painting Equivalent Fractions 

Module Suggested Read Aloud Books:
Take time to read to your student or have them read aloud to you. Read a different book each day. While reading the book point out concepts being taught. You may purchase these books or find them at your local library. Suggested things to discuss while reading the book:
 What is the main idea?
 What are three things new you learned?
 How does this book relate to what you are learning about?
#  Book  Author  Lexile Level 

Module Outing:
Take some time to apply what your student is learning to the real world. Suggested outings are below.
#  Outing 
