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Learning Activities (1) Building blocks of a lesson plan that include before, during, and after strategies to actively engage students in learning a concept or skill.

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   View Standards     Standard(s): [MA2015] (3) 25 :
25 ) Partition shapes into parts with equal areas. Express the area of each part as a unit fraction of the whole. [3-G2]

Example: Partition a shape into 4 parts with equal area, and describe the area of each part as 1/4 of the area of the shape.

[ARTS] MUS (3) 9 :
9) Read and perform rhythmic patterns and melodic phrases using iconic and standard notation.

Subject: Mathematics (3), Arts Education (3)
Title: Rhythm Pizza

This lesson integrates math into music while making a real-world connection to pizza.  Students are learning fractions in math using a pizza to divide shapes into parts with equal areas.  The same example is used to divide a measure of music into equal parts using rhythm.   Students will label rhythm patterns and discover how rhythms and fractions are related. 

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