Butterfly method for adding or subtracting fractions. This may belong on a cooking board as well!
When I first started teaching adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators to my fifth graders, I quickly realized that they needed some concrete step-by-step directions. They also needed a way to organize their work. I racked my brain for a little while before coming up with this graphic organizer. My students love it, and they never confuse the steps again!
A 2-player game to practice fraction recognition.Roll a pair of dice, make a fraction and cover the correct fraction illustration on the gameboar...
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