Reciprocal

Grade 6

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Math & Movement

Activity Instructions

Use the Equivalent Fraction mat to teach reciprocals. Have students find ½ . Ask what they would multiply ½ by to get 1. (2/1) Point out that the reciprocal of ½ is 2/1, or just 2. Have a student write it on a notecard and place it next to ½. Pick another fraction and ask for the reciprocal. Write it on a notecard and place it next to that fraction. Continue with several fractions.


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