Ideas, lesson plans, and units for teaching fractions in the elementary classroom
Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Bulletin Boards & BFFs
Have your students practice fractions with these 4 fun activities and games! This Fraction Pack Includes: -Fraction Pizza Craftivity -Fraction Banana Split Craftivity -20 “I Have…Who Has…?” Cards -60 Fraction Matching Cards
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Mrs. T's First Grade Class: Common Core Part Part Whole
#made4math- Converting Fractions, Decimals and Percents Foldable
fractions lesson! Ask the kiddos if they want 1/2, 1/4, or 1/8 BEFORE slicing cookies. Slice them under the doc cam; allow kiddos to change their minds!
F is for First Grade: Fractions are my favorite
Simplifying fractions is an essential skill for every math student in the fifth grade or higher. Students need continued practice with simplification in order to successfully add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions. Play this game again and again and work towards mastering this important concept! What You Need: Deck of playing cards (Download here) 5th grade math activities, 6th grade math activities, fraction game, fractions games, fifth grade fractions, playing cards, card games, fraction card, teaching ideas for fifth grade
fraction pizza! meets standard 3.NF.1 Understand a fraction 1/b as the quantity of one part when the whole is partitioned into b equal parts. understand a fraction a/b as the quantity of a parts of size 1/b. math, classroom, pizza fraction, school, fractions, fraction pizza, pizzas, teach, 2nd grade
Step into 2nd Grade with Mrs. Lemons: Fractions
The Teachers' Cauldron: Cupcake Fractions
The objective of this activity was to get the kids to count the number of slices in each pizza box and then record the fraction of slices that had pepperoni/mushrooms/olives/green peppers. teacher someday, pizza fraction, teach mathemat, teacher stuff, fractions, pizzas, pizza box activities, math activ, fraction pizza activity
Adventures of First Grade: Fractions and Contractions
The Teaching Thief: Art + Math = Fractional Me
Super Sweet Second Grade: February 2012
cool idea for math. If kids are having problems with math this would be a great way to help them learn math fractions. lego school ideas, math fractions, helping kids with math, fractions with kids, lego fractions, homeschool teaching ideas, learn math, teaching ideas for math, fractions and decimals
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Step into 2nd Grade with Mrs. Lemons
research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. So a one time activity of cutting up a Hershey bar into smaller squares, although great fun, may not be enough to truly cement the understanding of how fractions work. By all means, cut up chocolate bars, pizzas, and pies. And add even more activities such as the ones featured here.
Filth Wizardry: Cardboard Pizza Making
Smarties fractions! My class loved this. There was no printable but I typed one up in about 5 seconds. When I asked them to get out their glue they were all deflated "you mean we can't eat 'em?" : ( they all worked a little harder when I told them I'd trade them a new pack of smarties for their finished paper. school, stuff, learn, second grade fractions, smarti, educ, math idea, fractions second grade, teach
Buck's Bulletin Board
research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. So a one time activity of cutting up a Hershey bar into smaller squares, although great fun, may not be enough to truly cement the understanding of how fractions work. By all means, cut up chocolate bars, pizzas, and pies. And add even more activities such as the ones featured here. hand, chocolates, chocolate bars, student, time activities, coloring, equivalent fractions, cement, fraction idea
Great fraction article and ideas - to really cement the concepts, not just brief introductions.