Inchworm and a Half: Developing Fraction and Measurement Concepts Using Mathematical Representations

  • Inchworm and a Half: Developing Fraction and Measurement Concepts Using Mathematical Representations

    Patricia Moyer, Elizabeth Mailley
    The use of the book “Inchworm and a Half” to stimulate children's investigations in measurement and number. During a two-day lesson children used physical models and visual representations to develop measurement skills and explore equivalent relationships. Includes a worksheet idea, student solutions, and reflection on their work.