The Samajoon Umajun workshop on 'Teaching Fractions' was held at Sonale from Nov. 17 to 20. Twenty four teachers from various places in Maharashtra participated in it along with ten QUEST team members. Nilesh Nimkar (Director, QUEST) was the principal resource person, assisted by Pralhad Kathole, Kalpesh Patil and Tushar Marade.
The main topics / themes covered in the workshop were:
1. Aspects of effective Mathematics teaching
2. Fractions on number line
3. Fractions on dots grid
4. Equivalence and comparison of fractions
5. Operations on fractions
6. Fractions : area model