The Intervention Table below provides links to interventions specific to this unit. The interventions support students and teachers in filling foundational gaps revealed as students work through the unit. All listed interventions are from New Zealand’s Numeracy Project.
Cluster of Standards 
Name of Intervention 
Snapshot of summary or Student I can statement. . . 
Materials Master 
Numbers and Operations – Fractions
Develop understanding of fractions as numbers
MGSE3.NF.1 MGSE3.NF.2 MGSE3.NF.3

Compare and order unit fractions 


Identify the symbols for halves, quarters, thirds, fifths, and tenths including fractions greater than 1. 

Use geoboards to create fractions of regions 

In this task, students determine how many unit fractions are in a whole 


Identify the symbols for halves, quarters, thirds, fifths, and tenths including fractions greater than 1 

Order and compare unit fractions 

A series of lessons that assist students in making, naming, and recognizing fractions 


Place fractions on a number line 


Place unit fractions larger than one on a number line 
