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Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Waldorf ~ grade ~ Math ~ Fractions ~ Butterfly Method ~ add or subtract fractions the butterfly way. Adding the visuals really helps the ideas stick, learn your fractions now and higher math will be much easier!

Love this genius tip for comparing fractions. Great way for kiddos to check their reasoning!

Check out this comparing fractions trick - it's great! Fractions Part With a FREEBIE!

fractions on a number line

One of the best ways to teach students about benchmarks with fractions is using a number line. Once students master the placements of these fractions, they can start working on adding fractions, subtracting and eventually can use multiplication and divisi


Fraction Rules Poster or Handout

Fraction Rules Poster or Handout. Students HATE fractions for some reason

Japanese Multiplication - 3 seconds to learn how to multiply. Why didn't they have this when I was a kid? I want this taught to my kids!

Japanese Multiplication - 3 seconds to learn how to multiply. Perfect timing for my grader who is learning Singapore Math.

Why was I never taught this trick???

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Fraction Butterfly Mini Anchor Chart FREEBIE - cross multiply to compare fractions, find equivalent fractions with a common denominator, and add & subtract fractions with different denominators. I wonder is this common core math ?


Fast Fractions – Easy System

Fun way to help remember how to add, multiply, and divide need to explain why these "tricks" work.

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Being a little bit of a Math Geek, I would find this quite useful only if we need to square numbers in real life.

I knew that... Maybe its because I was homeschooled? Or maybe its just because my teacher rocked.

Multiplication This is awesome! My mom taught me this growing up and I am now teaching my daughter it. My own math teacher at the time didn't even realize it until I showed her one day what Mom had shown me. :-) Make math easier for your kiddos!

I could use this now. Why tf weren't we taught this?

A cute trick to avoid regrouping and borrowing when subtracting something from a power of ten or multiple

way to teach double digit borrowing from your neighbor a whole new meaning.

Go next door, borrow 10 more. -way to teach double digit borrowing from your neighbor a whole new meaning.

Subtraction Poem Anchor Chart Lots of 4th grade math anchor charts by Zak G

Subtraction Poem Anchor Chart Lots of grade math anchor charts A chart that could be hung in the classroom and a great visual aid to learning subtraction.

Game to master basic math facts. Glue cards on poster board. Label a start and finish. To play: Player rolls the dice move the number of spaces rolled and performs the operation of addition, subtraction, etc. (teacher chooses skill). The student must say the number sentence aloud to reinforce the practice and the other players confirm the answer. Student must land on end space to win.

use with word cards for reading or Addition/Subtraction game. Students roll a dice, move that many spaces, add the number on the dice to the number card they landed on. How many more to make ten?