Unit 1, Lesson 4# Representing and Adding Fractions with Unlike Denominators, Convert Both Denominators

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education 60 min(s)

In this lesson both denominators are manipulated. Students will practice adding fractions with like denominators and learn how to add fractions with unlike denominators by first making them into equivalent fractions. As you plan, consider the variability of learners in your class and make adaptations as necessary.