This unit focuses on the development of students’ multiplicative reasoning power. With an emphasis a deeper understanding of multiplication and division, students encounter a range of different problem situations and representations, learn about the relationship between multiplication and division and the properties associated with these operations.
5th Grade Math
Treasures from the Attic: Exploring FractionsIn Treasures from the Attic, your child explore fractions through the adventures two children, Tori and Jordan, who uncover hidden treasures in their grandparents’ attic from a general store that their great grandparents used to own. These treasures lead to an interesting exploration of fraction concepts. The focus of the entire unit is on making sense of fractions rather than on learning algorithms to perform computations.