fractions

Breaking Down Fractions

To have a better understanding of fractions, this article focuses on every confusion you might have about fractions. It is an in-depth tutorial on breaking down fractions.

What is a Fraction?

This article clearly discusses about fraction. A fraction is a type of number that shows how much part of something there is. A fraction is a portion of a whole or, more broadly, any number of equal parts. The numerator is the number above the fraction bar and the denominator is the number below.

Making Half

Making Half Finding Half Using Fraction Bars Before diving into equivalent fractions, I have found that letting students explore by building ½ with fraction bars helps build a foundation … Read more

Comparing Fractions Chant

Comparing Fractions Chant Need a chant to help with comparing fractions? Here is a chant that encompasses not just the skill but the conceptual understanding! … Read more

Multiplying Fractions: Keeping the Skill in Context

Multiplying Fractions: Keeping the Skill in Context I have found my students struggling to grasp the act of multiplying and dividing fractions conceptually. One suggestion … Read more