It's All Relative: Key Ideas and Common Misconceptions About Ratio and Proportion, Grades 6-7
98 pages • 8½ x 11
Key ideas and common misconceptions about ratio and proportion
The ideas and activities in this straightfoward flipchart will help you provide students with the conceptual understanding of ratios and proportional thinking that is essential for solving real-world problems and achieving success in higher-level mathematics. It's All Relative includes more than 30 modules that address specific mathematical practices and common misconceptions; feature timely classroom examples and ready-to-use activities; and provide ideas for adapting activities for differentiation. The book emphasizes the use of visual models—tables, tape diagrams, graphs, and double-number lines—to represent ratios and proportional thinking. These visual models enhance students' understanding and improve their ability to solve a wide range of problems.
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