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Understanding fractions is a critical foundation of math learning. But despite their daily frequency in our lives, math with fractions can be...

a collection of ideas for teaching fractions

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#### FRACTION ACTIVITIES: Students need lots of hands-on opportunities to really understand fractions. This site has a boatload of them!

#### Research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. You can find loads of hands-on fraction activities on this #softskills #soft skills| http://workoutexercisesdashawn.blogspot.com

#### Research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. You can find loads of hands-on fraction activities on this page.

#### Math ideas 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.

#### Hands-on fraction activities and math notebooking to cement understanding.

#### TONS OF 3RD GRADE MATH RESOURCES

#### Hands on Fraction Activities

Name Fractions: math + art!

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#### I did that with my 5th Graders as an after STAAR activity, titling it "What's in a Name." We did fraction review, fraction addition and subtraction, fraction to decimal and will be concluding with probability. We are creating a huge end of year math poster to showcase all of the 5th grade math they have mastered to take with them to 6th grade.

#### Adventures in Third Grade: Name Art - students practice fractions and decimals using their names on a hundred chart.

#### Adventures in Third (or 6th) Grade: fraction, equiv fraction, decimal activity. Have students create first letter of name on a 6x6 grid.

#### Fractions, decimals, percent in name art This is cool!! Stephanie we should try this.

#### Fractions, decimals, percent in name art. Also, that's my name :)

#### Adventures in Third Grade: Letters in My Name Fractions

#### Adventures in Third Grade: Name Art

#### 4th grade fractions art project

fraction paper plates

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#### Post on Kindergarten age Pi Day activities! Liking these fraction paper plates in particular.

#### fraction paper plates - elementary pi day ideas. Ä±t's also a good idea for puzzle:)

#### DIY fraction paper plate pies by Pieces by Polly: Kindergarten Pi-Day Activities.

#### Fraction paper plate pies and other kindergarten pi day activities.

#### Paper Plate Fractions--fun math idea or pi day activity

#### Kindergarten Pi-Day Activities: Paper Plate Fractions

#### fraction paper plates (teaching fraction vocab)

#### fraction paper plates #fractions

#### math fraction paper plates

Hands-On Fraction Activities

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#### Fractions: Research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. You can find loads of hands-on fraction activities on this page.

#### Link to 3rd grade Teaching Tools to Fraction Bingo (2 separate links)

#### fraction bingo. and tons of other fraction freebies

#### Hands on fractions activities: grade 3

#### Lots of hands-on fraction activities

#### fraction bingo (like denominators)

#### adding fraction bingo

#### fraction bingo

Smarties fractions

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#### Fractions using sweets - maybe use hearts for valentines day. Also, Nonfiction text structures, etc.

#### Fractions using sweets - maybe use hearts for valentines day. This is included in a blog post for "Time Saver Tuesdays". There is not a link for this particular activity.

#### Fracciones y el entero. Fractions using sweets - maybe use hearts for valentines day

#### Fractions using sweets - maybe use hearts for valentines day. www.teachthis.com.au

#### Smartie fractions... I've done this before with proportions. So fun!

#### Fractions using sweets - maybe use hearts for valentines day.

#### Teaching math and eating rockets...yes please.

#### Math fractions with Smarties. Fun!

#### Smarties Fractions

How to Make Multiplying Fractions Exciting | Lesson Planet

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#### How to Make Multiplying Fractions Exciting. Students use play dough as manipulatives to conceptualize multiplying fractions. Lesson planet provides a step-by-step lesson plan with great management strategies. Hint: let them play with the dough unhindered for the first two minutes. From: Lesson Planet.

#### How to multiply fractions using clay or Playdough. Great hands-on activity for #math

#### Make it Monday: Playdough | Gymtime Blog, great for preschoolers and toddlers!

#### How to make playdough. Quick and easy recipe for making playdough at home.

#### Easy, No Cook Play Dough Recipe plus homemade finger paints recipe!!!

#### The Wonderful World of Play-Doh Art

#### Art Ed lesson plans! Lesson Planet

#### How to make playdough

#### Play dough

Great for comparing and ordering fractions and decimals.

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#### Great for comparing and ordering fractions, decimals, and percents. I can totally see strings of clothespins around my room!

#### Great for comparing and ordering fractions, decimals, and percents. (could you use a special color clothespin to represent half and quarters??)

#### Clothespins for comparing and ordering fractions and decimals OR making a number line. Repinned by Apples and Apps, bit.ly/I6kRvI.

#### Finally a better use for those old clothespins that can no longer hang student work from our classroom ceilings! Use them for comparing and ordering fractions, decimals, and percents, as well as place value

#### Writing directly on the clothespins is a convenient way to compare and order fractions and decimals.on a number line.

#### Number line with clothes pins. Great for comparing and ordering fractions, decimals, and percents.

#### Clothespins for comparing and ordering fractions and decimals OR making a number line.

#### Clothespin number line. Great for comparing and ordering fractions and decimals.

Lego Fractions: Hands-On Learning

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#### FRACTIONS with Lego?!?! This is sure to keep his attention! Lego Fractions: Hands-On Learning | So You Call Yourself A Homeschooler? Imagining a station with many already made for students to label or labels for them to make

#### Representing fractions with lego manipulatives. Could also do this If each lego of a certain size represents 1/4, for example.

#### Number and Operations (Fractions): Lego fractions three fourths

#### Lego Fractions: Hands-On Learning Fractions

#### Mathematics: Fractions- Lego Fractions

#### Modeling fractions with Legos

fractional people

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#### The Teaching Thief:FREE Art + Math = Fractional Me..This year, I was introduced to a great project by my 4th grade team. It's called Fractional Me. Fractional Me is a portrait created out of small squares. (I taught a few students to use the di-cut machine and they just went to town.) Students are only allowed to use whole and half squares for ease of counting later on....

#### The Teaching Thief: Art + Math = Fractional Me Take this a step farther and convert fractions to decimals

#### The Teaching Thief: Art + Math = Fractional Me Arts integration / combine with math class

#### Cute back to school activitiy The Teaching Thief: Art + Math = Fractional Me

#### How about fractional people for 3rd grade math, @Beth Nativ Hanzel?

#### The Teaching Thief: Art + Math = Fractional Me -- Such a fun idea!

#### Fractional Me- art and math by The Teaching Thief

#### The Teaching Thief: Art + Math = Fractional Me

#### Fraction Portraits- Integrated Arts

For teaching fractions on a number line....in the context of a ruler. Fun!

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#### Lots of great measurement games for length, weight, capacity, and volume!

#### Wow--Lots of great interactive online measurement games!

#### technology rocks: Interactive Measurement Games

#### Lots of great [online] measurement games!

#### Online measurement game

#### Measurement Games!

Our Fraction and Nomenclature cards are a great hands-on learning tool for introducing fractions to your students. Fraction work includes definitions, division, subtraction, multiplication and addition.

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#### Fraction Nomenclature and Problem Cards

This set is a nice introduction to fractions and includes a fraction description card, basic nomenclature cards as well as...

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#### Montessori 123 - Fraction Nomenclature and Problem Cards - Montessori Materials

GREAT math ideas

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#### GREAT math ideas. Fractions, decimals, and % using arrays

#### fractions, decimals, percents # Pin++ for Pinterest #

#### fractions, decimals, percents - will teach this Monday!

#### Math Ideas - fractions, percents, decimals

#### fraction decimal percent comparison poster

#### This will go in a math journal perfectly

#### Fractions, Decimals, Percents... Oh My!

#### Understanding fraction concepts

#### 4th/5th grade math ideas

Students need lots of hands-on opportunities to really understand fractions. This site has a boatload of them!

#### Grade Math, Classroom Math, Hands On Fractions, Fraction Activities, Student, Math Notebooking, Math Ideas, Fraction Ideas, Math Fraction

#### FRACTION ACTIVITIES: Students need lots of hands-on opportunities to really understand fractions. This site has a boatload of them!

#### Research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. You can find loads of hands-on fraction activities on this #softskills #soft skills| http://workoutexercisesdashawn.blogspot.com

#### Research shows that to master fractions, students need multiple opportunities to practice with many varied representations of fractions. You can find loads of hands-on fraction activities on this page.

#### Math ideas 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.

#### Hands-on fraction activities and math notebooking to cement understanding.

#### TONS OF 3RD GRADE MATH RESOURCES

#### Hands on Fraction Activities

Activities: Capture That Fraction

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#### Fourth Grade Fractions Activities: Capture That Fraction (comparing fractions- basically fraction "war")

#### Note values: flip a card, then create a music math equation whose total matches the card. Record as you go. Comparing fraction game: Capture That Fraction

#### Capture the Fraction Game - great for turning improper fractions into mixed numbers

#### Capture that fraction game. Compares fractions in two-player math game

#### Capture That Fraction game- great for comparing fractions!

#### Compare fractions with "Capture that Fraction" game.

#### Comparing fraction game: Capture That Fraction

#### Comparing fractions game for math workshop

#### Comparing fractions card game

Great activities for teaching fractions of an inch- and fractions on a numberline

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#### Its sad that many of my high school students need this info... How To Read A Ruler Poster for Grid Drawing!

#### It's CRAZY that I need to repin this...but, I can't tell you how often middle & high school students struggle with simple measurements. How To Read A Ruler Poster for Grid Drawing!

#### How To Read A Ruler Poster- great review for students using grid drawings and cutting mat boards

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#### Measurement - you'd be shocked that many high school kiddos don't know how to do this!!!

#### rulers poster - I need to make a simpler version of this for my second graders.

#### How To Read A Ruler Poster - sad that I need this in a high school classroom

#### How To Read A Ruler Poster-even some high school kiddos needs this

#### Ruler measurements / poster and book

fractions fractions song

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#### Fractions-Fractions-Song-This one's about simple fractions- they're parts of a whole! Have your students sing about halves, thirds, quarters, numerators and denominators!

#### this one's about simple fractions- they're parts of a whole! Have your students sing about halves, thirds, quarters, numerators and denominators! See more of my math and science resources at http://mathstory.com LYRICS: Fractions, fractions, They're parts of a whole, Fractions, fractions, They're what I know... They're equal pieces, They're p...

#### Fractions-Fractions-Song-This one's about simple fractions- they're parts of a whole! Have your students sing about halves, thirds, quarters, numerators and denominators! 3rd grade math standard 6 - Develop understanding of fractions as numbers.

#### Fractions song using the terms: halves, thirds, fourths, equal parts, numerator, and denominator.

#### fractions song- fractions, numerators, denominators, and number sense

#### Fractions song - kind of corny, but kids will remember it.

#### introduction to fractions for kids - YouTube

#### Fractions song Kids educational video!

Fractions

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#### Math anchor chart - good to have for the days when the kids get to this point in math ;P Obviously, math is NOT my strong suit

#### Fractions Anchor Chart I would split this up into a few different charts.

#### So many Math Anchor Charts that I can actually re-create!!

#### Mrs. Sims & Ms. Mathis' 4th Grade Math Website

#### Math anchor chart- too busy, but a great idea.

#### fractions {anchor chart} by maura.timmerman

#### Math anchor chart

#### Math fractions

~~~~Mrs. Farmer's 5th Grade Class: Singapore Math....teaching students to understand!

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#### Here's a terrific model for helping students understand converting mixed numbers to improper fractions. Singapore Math Strategies.

#### ~~~~ Mrs. Farmer's 5th Grade Class: SINGAPORE MATH....teaching students to understand! (Improper fraction to mixed numbers) {3-6}

#### Singapore Math examples... Here is a concrete way to teach improper fractions and mixed numbers

#### Model for converting improper fraction to mixed number... (tons of other math ideas here also)

#### ~Mrs. Farmer's 5th Grade Class: Singapore Math - visual aid to adding fractions

#### 4th grade math - dud link but seems simple to explain

#### Using manipulative 's to teach math

#### 4th and 5th Grade Math Ideas

Mrs. Sims & Ms. Mathis' 4th Grade Math Website

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This site has links to templates etc for good 'hands on' fraction activities

Teaching fraction activities

Hands on Fraction Activities

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