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Series Description: Fractions and decimals are critical elements of math understanding for upper elementary and middle school students. Teachers must help learners extend their understanding of whole numbers to include fractions and decimals. Our spring 2016 webinar sessions will focus on quick strategies using common manipulatives to develop fraction and decimal understanding.
Session 1: Fraction and Decimal Essentials: Using Base Ten Blocks, Cuisenaire Rods, and Fraction Towers to Understand Fractions and Decimals (live broadcast 22 March 2016)
Session 2: Fraction and Decimal Essentials: Using Base Ten Blocks, Cuisenaire Rods, and Fraction Towers for Operations with Fractions and Decimals (live broadcast 26 April 2016)