Clip 12/29: Day 2 Pre-Lesson Part A
Between the two documented lessons, Erika Isomura describes how she challenged her students to use calculators to find patterns in decimal notation. Erika shares her hope that her students would see the representations as a pattern, and she notes that while the students could generate the patterns, they couldn’t yet use their thinking about the patterns in mathematically correct ways.
5th Grade Math - Fraction Multiplication Situations
Erika Isomura teaches fourth and fifth grade at Glassbrook Elementary in Hayward, California; in these videos, 22 of her...
5th Grade Math - Interpreting Fractions
This lesson emphasizes the concept of equivalency, which connects to the fifth grade standard 5.NF “Use equivalent...