# Decompose Fractions using Tape Diagrams

Videos to help Grade 4 students learn how to decompose fractions as a sum of unit fractions using tape diagrams.

Common Core Standards: 4.NF.3b, 4.NF.4a, 4.NF.3a

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### New York State Common Core Grade 4, Module 5, Lesson 1

Topic A; Decomposition and Fraction Equivalence

Lesson 1 Concept Development

Problem 1: Fold a strip of paper to create thirds and sixths. Record the decompositions represented by the folded paper with addition.

Problem 3 - 4: Write decompositions of fractions represented by tape diagrams as number sentences.
Lesson 1 Problem Set

1. Draw a number bond and write the number sentence to match each tape diagram.
b, c and d. 1. Draw a number bond and write the number sentence to match each tape diagram.
f and g. Lesson 1 Problem Set

1. Draw a number bond and write the number sentence to match each tape diagram.
h. Grade 4 Module 5, Lesson 1, Problem Set Question 2

Draw decompositions of fractions with tape diagrams from number sentences.
Draw and label tape diagrams to model each decomposition.

Grade 4 Module 5, Lesson 1, Exit Ticket, Question 1

Decompose fractions as a sum of unit fractions using tape diagrams.
Use a number bond to show how 1 can be decomposed into fractions and how fractions can be composed to make 1.
Draw a number bond and write the number sentence to match the tape diagram.
Grade 4 Module 5, Lesson 1, Homework

1. Draw a number bond and write the number sentence to match each tape diagram.
2. Draw and label tape diagrams to match each number sentence.

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