Dare to compare! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to one particularly useful means of comparison: ratios. You’ll learn exactly what a ratio is and how division is used in writing one. You’ll find out the difference between a part and a whole, as well as how to know when a ratio is involved in a math problem or in real life! You’ll also discover the three ways to write ratios. Nothing compares to this excellent movie!
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 2-5, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore equal parts, equal splitting, fractions, equivalent fractions, and other math concepts. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards. See more »
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students explore ratios and proportions using an online math game called Ratio Rumble. Students will identify ratios when used in a variety of contextual situations and explain why ratios and rates naturally relate to fractions and decimals. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards. See more »
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define and give examples of a ratio, proportion, and percent. Students then solve word problems and equations to find ratios, proportions and percents. See more »
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students work collaboratively to research selected math skills. Students then create, play, and assess a math game that is designed to apply and reinforce their selected math concept. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards. See more »