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
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!