Lessons

Compare fractions using the benchmark fraction 1/2
In this lesson you will learn how to compare fractions by using the benchmark fraction 1/2 .

Compare fractions with different denominators using number lines
In this lesson you will learn how to compare fractions with different denominators by using number lines.

Compare fractions with different denominators using area models
In this lesson you will learn how to compare fractions with different denominators by using area models.

Compare fractions by creating common denominators
In this lesson you will learn how to compare fractions by creating common denominators.
Building Block Standard(s)

Understand and explain equivalent fractions using visual models (4.NF.A.1)
Explain why a fraction a/b is equivalent to a fraction (n x a)/(n x b) by using visual fraction models, with attention to how the number and size of the parts differ even though the two fractions themselves are the same size. Use this principle to recog...