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Thinking Blocks Fractions - Learning Connections
Essential SkillsProblem Solving - model and solve word problems
Common Core Connection for Grades 4 and 5Understand a fraction a/b with a > 1 as a sum of fractions 1/b.
Understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining
and separating parts referring to the same whole.
Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions
referring to the same whole and having like denominators.
Solve word problems involving multiplication of a fraction by a whole number.