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Teaching Fractions: How To Introduce Fraction Concepts
The best way for students to understand fractions is to get hands-on experience. In this game, students are constantly building and deconstructing fractions, finding equivalent fractions, and using their fraction knowledge strategically to win. Math games are a great way for elementary students to learn! www.elementarymat...
Fraction Butterfly Mini Anchor Chart FREEBIE - cross multiply to find equivalent fractions to compare fractions or add & subtract fractions with different denominators. Provides a quick, visual reminder of the strategy for adding & subtracting fractions found in the CCSS 5.NF.A.1 (a/b + c/d = (ad + bc)/bd). See http://www.corestandards.org/Math/Content/5/NF/A/1/
Use a color-coded multiplication chart to help struggling students find equivalent fractions for benchmark fractions. Great for struggling learners! Includes a cuttable paper guide to help students with tracking or attention problems.
Check out these FREE fraction mats you can use to teach adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing and finding equivalent fractions! Just bring the pages on different colors and cut them out for student manipulatives!