Fraction as a Part of a Fraction as Types of Fractions: Fractions: Fraction: A fraction is a number representing a part of a whole. In contrast, fraction is a number of the form , where a and b are …

Cute video to introduce fractions while sparking interest. Extension - have kids be detectives and notice where they see fractions when they are at home.

Here's a terrific post with directions and resources on how to introduce fractions using paper folding! This is great for comparing and equivalence! I do this but should make a poster titled art and math

cool idea for math. If kids are having problems with math this would be a great way to help them learn math fractions. I dont' have Lego's but I do have unifix cubes.

fraction basketball, let them roll a dice to see how many times each person will "shoot" then record shots made as a fraction. Person with the biggest fraction wins. LOVE this idea, except instead of shooting "basketballs" I wanna set up angry birds!

FREEBIE This activity is a fun fraction sort! It will help your students organize and classify the different fraction types. If you enjoy this freebie, the.