Strategy for understanding facts and ideas in the context of a conceptual framework and organizing knowledge in ways that facilitate retrieval and application.
Create a mind map that organizes the math concepts (math vocabulary) with illustrations of each concept.
Example: Under â€œChanging Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction,â€? we encounter the following math vocabulary (concepts), and operations (multiplication and addition) for the steps in procedure of making the change for 3 1/2:
r by e b m u n e l who 1. Multiply tor denomina 3x2=6 product)
result e h t e c 3. Pla over 2 p e t s f (sum) o inator m o n e d the 7/2
Changing Mixed Number to Improper Fraction
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(p t l u r es r e h t a to d r e d 2. A e num h to t 6 + 1 = 7 (7 is the sum)