# Adding and Subtracting Fractions Teacher Resources

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#### CORE Math Performance Assessment Modules: Grade 5

A set of CORE math assessments for fifth graders begins with a three-part task that checks pupils' ability to find the product of fractions and whole numbers, mixed numbers, or fractions. For other assessments, learners show their...

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#### Math Antics Fractions Video Lessons

A series of short videos demonstrate for learners how to work with fractions. The first video in the series defines fractions as being a representation of parts of a whole. As the series continues, viewers learn ways to write division...

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#### Adding Fractions with Different Signs

Bring interest to your lesson on adding fractions with different signs by using this Khan Academy video. Sal employs a number line to clearly explain how he adds multiple fractions with different signs. This resource could be used as an...

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#### Adding Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Your young mathematicians can solve this problem along with Sal. They will add 4/9 and 11/12 by finding a number that goes into 9 and 12 evenly. Sal fully explains the process of finding a common denominator in a very clear and...

Education Development Center

#### Adding Fractions with Unlike Denominators

If the fractions don't have a common denominator, make them have one. Learners first read and analyze a conversation of pupils trying to add 2/5 and 1/2. They compare the process of adding fractions to the process of adding quantities...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

With a pie graph and an infinite blackboard, this video shows how to add, subtract, and simplify fractions. Once he has established the rule, Sal throws the viewer a curve ball with a fraction subtraction problem that results in a...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Young scholars add and subtract fractions and mixed numbers. In this fractions worksheet, students learn how to add and subtract mixed numbers based on their knowledge of adding and subtracting fraction with a teacher led question and...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Elementary schoolers participate with their teacher's instruction to learn to add and subtract fractions and mixed numbers. They use fraction strips to complete addition and subtraction problems. A step-by-step script is provided to help...

Northern Arizona University

#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Pattern blocks and shapes demonstrate how to add and subtract fractions. By aligning blocks with different shapes, learners figure out how to create a whole, and then how to add and delete parts from that whole.

Krista King Math

#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Develop a strategy for adding and subtracting fractions with your classes. The video shows a procedure for adding and subtracting fractions by finding common denominators. Each example increases in difficulty.

Kuta Software

#### Add/Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Get your fraction on with this worksheet full of adding and subtracting with fractions and mixed numbers. The first page starts off simple, and the second page introduces more challenging problems. Let your learners become comfortable...

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#### Fraction X - Adding Unlike Denominators

Adding fractions with unlike denominators is a difficult process to master. This fine presentation does a terrific job of leading young math whizzes through the steps necessary to perform this calculation. The slides have clear graphics,...

Raytheon

#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

In this adding and subtracting fractions learning exercise, students add and subtract fractions including mixed numbers and negatives. Students complete 62 problems.

Math Salamanders Ltd.

#### Adding Subtracting Fractions With Like Denominators Sheet 1

In this finding the sums and differences of fractions learning exercise, students add and subtract fractions with the same denominators. Students solve 16 problems.

Scholastic

#### Study Jams! Add & Subtract with Common Denominators

RJ and Zoey are at camp and need to get back to the mess hall for lunch, but they don't know how far they have to walk. Help them figure out the distance while teaching young mathematicians how to add and subtract fractions with this...

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#### Fraction X--Adding Unlike Denominators

In this math PowerPoint, the process of adding fractions with unlike denominators is broken down into a logical, easy-to-follow sequence of steps. Definitions and examples of multiples, least common multiple, and least common denominator...

Khan Academy

#### Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators

Elementary school students can observe Sal as he subtracts fractions that have a common denominator. Because this concept is fairly straight forward, he focuses on simplifying his answer. A great video for those needing extra support in...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions 2 Worksheet

In this fraction activity, 3rd graders answer 12 questions where they add or subtract fractions written horizontally with uncommon denominators.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Third graders practice adding and subtracting fractions. In this addition lesson, 3rd graders use paper fraction kits made from colored construction paper and complete several fraction problems on the chalkboard.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Fifth graders put their fraction knowledge to work by reading word problems and deciding whether to add or subtract the given fractions. Terms such as combined, total, difference, and left indicate which operation to use.

California Education Partners

#### Cady's Cats

How much can a cat eat? The five-question fraction assessment asks pupils to determine the fractional portion of a food box eaten by cats. Learners show their proficiency in adding and subtracting fractions using several scenarios...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions/Mixed Numbers (9)

In this adding and subtracting fractions and mixed numbers worksheet, students solve 10 problems that require them to add and subtract mixed numbers and fractions.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions (3)

In this adding and subtracting fractions worksheet, students use their math skills to solve 10 problems that require them to add and subtract fractions.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions (1)

In this adding and subtracting fractions worksheet, students problem solve and calculate the answers to ten fraction equations dealing with addition and subtraction.