Recognizing fractions greater than 1 (Full video)

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Supporting grades: 3

Description: Lindsay uses fraction models to identify a fraction greater than 1. Created by Lindsay Spears. If we know that, we can answer what fraction of the circle is shaded in blue below? This whole is divided into one, two, three equal size pieces, so it's divided into thirds, three equal size pieces. And each of those pieces, each of those pie pieces, is 1/3, is one of the thirds.

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