Unit Fractions Teacher Resources

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Initial Fraction Ideas: Lesson 3

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Visual models support young mathematicians as they deepen their fractional number sense in this elementary math activity. Using fraction circle manipulatives, children explore basic unit fractions as they develop the fundamental...
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Gecko Mathematics: Multiplying Unit Fractions

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Make learning visible! Have your mathematicians follow along as you use paper strips to demonstrate the concept of multiplying unit fractions. Then, offer a different way of solving the problem using a number line. Finally, introduce the...
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Unit Fractions

For Students 5th - 6th
In this unit fractions worksheet, students solve the six word problems using the parts and wholes for each problem to help find the fraction number.
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Unit Fractions of Numbers 2

For Students 4th - 6th
In this unit fractions worksheet, students find 1/9, 1/6, or 1/7 of a certain number. Students use units that are drawn out for them and do this for 3 problems.
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Introducing Non-Unit Fractions and Equivalents

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Two Cyberchase videos inspire elementary mathematicians to understand fractions. Worksheets are provided to walk viewers through the concepts taught in the videos. You can't go wrong when using educational cartoons such as these! They...
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Unit Fractions: Problem Solving

For Students 5th - 6th
In this unit fractions worksheet, students read the word problems and solve the problems using unit fractions. Students solve four problems.
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Fractions

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Use ancient Egypt to engage your class in learning about the world of fractions with this 16-lesson unit. Starting off with an introduction to unit fractions, young mathematicians slowly piece together their fractional number sense,...
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Comparing Fractions

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Three heads are better than one. After reading a conversation between three friends about how to compare fractions, scholars analyze and discuss each presented strategy. These include using unit fractions, using benchmark fractions,...
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Rational vs Irrational

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
Rational numbers may seem like a tough subject to young mathematicians; this activity allows them to practice with multiple types of rationals and irrationals to become more familiar with this category. The examples allow learners to...
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Templates for Fraction Strips

For Teachers 2nd - 5th Standards
Piece by piece young mathematicians develop their fractional number sense with the help of these printable manipulatives. Offering seven different strips representing the basic unit fractions, these tools provide tremendous visual and...
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Unit Fraction Word Problems

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
A set of worksheets prompts learners to practice solving fraction-based word problems. Each problem involves the division of whole numbers by unit fractions. As they work, mathematicians begin to see how division relates to...
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Egyptian Fractions

For Teachers 4th - 6th
What is an Egyptian Fraction? Print this sheet as a bell-ringer activity. Budding mathematicians solve three short answer problems. They write three fractions as unit fractions so that the numerator is one and the sum is equal to the...
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Initial Fraction Ideas Lesson 4: Overview

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
First-time fraction fiends make paper-folding models for unit and non-unit fractions. They follow teacher-led directions to make models that show  2, 3, 4, 6, 8, and 12 equal parts. An array of fraction review worksheets are included to...
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Comparing Sums of Unit Fractions

For Students 4th Standards
First, add each set of fractions with unlike denominators. Then, compare their sums with the symbols <, >, or =. 
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Comparing Unit Fractions

For Students 2nd
In this unit fractions learning exercise, 2nd graders utilize fraction strips to determine if 4 unit fractions being compared should be separated by the signs < or >.
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Unit Fractions of Numbers 5

For Students 4th - 6th
For this finding the unit fractions of numbers worksheet, students divide to find fractions of whole numbers, find the missing numbers, use calculators to solve, and solve a word problem. Students solve 45 problems. 
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Interpreting Division of a Fraction by a Whole Number—Visual Models

For Teachers 6th Standards
Divide fractions just like a model does. Pupils visualize the division of a fraction by a whole number by creating models. Scholars make the connection between dividing by a whole number and multiplication before practicing the skill...
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Unit Fractions: Reteach

For Students 4th - 5th
In this unit fractions worksheet, students review how to use shaded figures to help them with fractions. Students then write the fractions for the shaded images in the first six problems. Students finish by coloring in the image to show...
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Unit Fractions: Practice

For Students 4th - 5th
In this unit fractions worksheet, students write the fraction for the shaded parts in the first six problems. Students then color in the images to show the fractions in the second set. Students finish with one test prep questions using...
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Egyptian Fractions

For Teachers 5th Standards
You don't have to be an ancient Egyptian to decipher fractions in this activity that focuses on adding fractions with unlike denominators and developing fraction number sense. Egyptians represented fractions differently than we do. They...
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Find 1

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Extend your class's ability to represent unit fractions on a number line with this challenging worksheet. Given two number lines, one labeled with zero and 1/4, the other with zero and 5/3, students must accurately locate the number one...
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Find 2/3

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
This short problem with representing fractions on a number line is more than meets the eye. Labeled only with the numbers zero and 1/4, a number line is used to locate the fraction 2/3. A solution can be found in multiple ways, but young...
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Unit Fractions of Numbers

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this unit/fractions worksheet, students find unit fractions of given numbers, then use a code grid to find a secret code word.
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Unit Fractions of Numbers, #3

For Students 4th - 5th
In this fractions of numbers activity, students use their knowledge of division to solve unit fractions of numbers, then complete a calculator fraction challenge section. A reference web site is given for additional activities.

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