Problem Set# Using Cuisenaire Rods as a model, show fractions of different size wholes

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education10 min(s)

This Problem Set is a part of the Lesson 3, Unit 1, Grade 3. Using Cuisenaire Rods as a model, students will show fractions of different size wholes. Students must decontextualize the quantities of Cuisenaire Rods into a numerator and denominator as parts of a fraction in relationship to the given whole. Prior Knowledge Required: Students are able to create, name, and write fractions.