## Description

- Overview:
- This lesson is about ratios and proportions using candy boxes as well as a recipe for making candy as situations to be considered. It addresses many Mathematical Reasoning standards and asks students to: Use models to understand fractions and to solve ratio problems; think about a ratio as part/part model and to think about the pattern growing in equal groups or a unit composed of the sum of the parts; find a scale factor and apply it to a ratio. (5th Grade Math)

- Subject:
- Ratios and Proportions
- Level:
- Upper Primary, Middle School
- Grades:
- Grade 5, Grade 6
- Material Type:
- Activity/Lab, Lecture, Lesson Plan, Teaching/Learning Strategy
- Author:
- Lewis-Wolfsen, Hillary
- Provider:
- Noyce Foundation
- Provider Set:
- Inside Mathematics
- Date Added:
- 11/30/2011

- License:
- http://www.insidemathematics.org/
- Language:
- English
- Media Format:
- Downloadable docs, Text/HTML, Video

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