**1) MATH:**- Subtracting Fractions (PAGE 58-60)

**2) WORD WORK:**- Test Friday

**3)FRENCH:**- Cooking show due (Tuesday November 17th)

**4) POST A RESPONSE:**- Watch the videos below to help you understand how to use fraction strips to visualize adding and subtracting fractions
- After watching
**ESTIMATE**the sums and differences of the two fractions below. (REMEMBER TO USE BENCH MARKS of 1/4,1/2, 3/4 and 1 WHEN ESTIMATING) - Use language such as a little less than.... a little more than... almost...
3/4 + 1/6 = The sum will be a little less than 1 because 1/6 is not quite 1/4 and if you have 3/4 you would need another 1/4 to make one whole**EXAMPLE:**

**Now you try....**

Estimate the sum or difference using bench marks. Explain you answer like in the example above:

**2/5 + 2/3 =**

7/8 - 1/2 =

7/8 - 1/2 =

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