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Full House -Read A Loud and Craft to Introduce Fractions

*This post contains affiliated links!! Today I’m thrilled to be participating in Read It-Make It Book Week hosted by Emma Owl. I’ve seen recommendation to read the book Full House numerous times, and finally snagged a copy this week. I was not disappointed. This book is just delightful with it short rhyming sentences and colorful pages. Of… Continue reading Full House -Read A Loud and Craft to Introduce Fractions

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Recognizing Fractions Game

Want another game to have up your sleeve for when you are teaching fractions? Well you are in the right place.     This game is very simple to prepare, and requires a little bit of strategy and fraction knowledge to win. So how do you play?? To begin with grab your pattern blocks and… Continue reading Recognizing Fractions Game

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Word Problems for Multiplying Fractions By Whole Numbers

*This post contains affiliated links One of my favorite teaching positions in the public school was my time spent as a math coach. I thoroughly enjoyed having the time to really research the math we were learning and finding creative ways for us to teach them. One goal we took on, was to keep a math journal.… Continue reading Word Problems for Multiplying Fractions By Whole Numbers

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Oh No, Fraction Man

*This post contains affiliated links Have you ever played the game Old Maid? My mom found this game at a garage sale, and the boys have enjoyed playing it. As I watched them play this game, I couldn’t help but think how fun this game would be to review equivalent fractions. The concept is very… Continue reading Oh No, Fraction Man

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Division of Whole Numbers Leading to Answers with Fractions

  *This post contains affiliated links 2 ÷ 3 No, you did not read that wrong. No that is not a type o. Yes, this problem is actually very easy to solve. Easier than you think. I remember as a math coach presenting a problem to a group of fifth graders. It was actually simple,… Continue reading Division of Whole Numbers Leading to Answers with Fractions

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Multiplying Fractions on a Number Line Game

    I’m so excited about this next game that allows students to explore fractions, number lines, and multiplying even more. At this point, you have hopefully completed two interactive notebooks in regard to multiplying fractions on a number line. Step by Step instructions to multiplying fractions on a number line   Practice drawing a… Continue reading Multiplying Fractions on a Number Line Game

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Multiplying Fractions with a Number Line

*This post contains affiliated links I want to quickly share another resource you can use for teaching multiplying fractions on a number line. This is a different type of interactive notebook, where you create a number line using step by step directions that are already prewritten and pasted into their math journals. I highly suggest that every… Continue reading Multiplying Fractions with a Number Line