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#### Equivalent Fractions

This collection is the equivalent of a good time in the math classroom. Here are several five-star lesson plans, worksheets, and activities to best teach equivalent fractions and beyond.

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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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#### CORE Math Performance Assessment Modules: Grade 7

Investigators plot the growth of animals from the fictional planet of Rhomaar over a period of time, then compare them to two other species. Another assessment challenges seventh graders to use their knowledge of positive and negative...

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

A set of nine 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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#### 6th Grade Transition Math

Here is a collection packed with 10 lessons from the TransMath® text series. Use it with fifth or sixth graders to help them master algebraic concepts. Worksheets and guided practice are included in each lesson.

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#### Review Sheets: Beginning Algebra

This jumbo worksheet contains everything you need to get through Pre-Algebra. Begin with simple expressions, and end with linear functions and polygons. There are multiple problems for each topic to make sure those skills are set.

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#### Review Sheets: Basic Mathematics 1

Here is a worksheet that is 3/4 fraction practice and 1/4 skills guide. The problems are organized by concept and each section bullet points the skills needed to accomplish them. The problems are straightforward practice with word...

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#### Math Academy Dining Out!

Reinforce fractions skills with a dining out themed unit consisting of four fraction lesson plans, a quiz, and student and teacher surveys. Through activities and learning games, scholars use fractions and percents to order food, count...

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#### Assessment for the California Mathematics Standards Grade 7

In need of an all-inclusive seventh grade math resource? Packed full of the topics necessary for Pre-Algebra the packet includes practice problems with different difficulty levels. It works great for any supplemental use needed in the...

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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.

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#### Fraction Equivalence, Ordering, and Operations

Need a unit to teach fractions to fourth graders? Look no further than this well-developed and thorough set of lessons that takes teachers through all steps of planning, implementing, and assessing their lessons. Divided into eight...

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#### Mega-Fun Fractions

Creative and fun lessons help kids get some hands-on experience with fractions. The resource includes 50 innovative ways to teach kids about equivalent fractions, adding and subtracting fractions, using fractions in money math and...

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#### Fraction Cookies Bakery

Bake-up some cookie fractions with your class in order to determine improper fractions and mixed numbers. Young bakers calculate cookie orders given on an order form. From their calculations, they write the improper fraction, mixed...

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#### Computing With Fractions

Designed for middle schoolers, this presentation shows how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions. Mixed numbers, and improper fractions are also addressed. These are higher-level problems The PowerPoint graphics and text help...

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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,...

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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 Fractions with Like Denominators

Assist your students in understanding how to add fractions with like denominators by showing them this presentation. Sal adds 3/15 to 7/15 and then simplifies his answer. He uses drawings and multiple colors to show the actual process.

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#### Adding Mixed Numbers

Adding mixed numbers is what this video will demonstrate. Sal explains that adding mixed numbers can be done by looking at the whole number separately from the fraction. Because his explanation is brief, this video would be great as a...

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#### Adding Fractions

Fractions can be tricky, so be sure any independent practice worksheets you assign guide scholars through steps like this one. There are two examples showing mathematicians how to add fractions and reduce the answer to simplest terms....

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#### Unit 6b -Year 5

If you have some 9-10 year olds who are ready for some 5th year math, then check out this UK math unit. There are 172 slides that cover all of the basic multiplication tables, relate those to division, fractions, sequencing, and an...

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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...

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#### Adding Mixed Numbers

New ReviewMathematicians walk through the problem-solving process with a nine-minute video that focuses on adding mixed numbers with like and unlike denominators. The host points out and discusses how to use the stacked form, carry, regroup, and...

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#### Speedway

Race to extreme fluency. Scholars play a car race online game where the faster they choose the answer to fraction addition and subtraction problems, the faster their cars go. Pupils play against the computer or other players online....

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#### Fractions: Addition and Subtraction

Let the video take away any issues with adding and subtracting fractions. Scholars review how to add and subtract fractions by rewriting the fractions using a common denominator. They also see how adding and subtracting mixed numbers...

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#### Adding Fractions Same Denominator

Adding fractions with a common denominator is no more difficult than adding whole numbers. Individuals watch a short video that shows examples of how to add fractions. The fractions have common denominators, which makes combining them a...

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#### CK-12 Middle School Math Concepts - Grade 6

Twelve chapters cover a multitude of math concepts found in the Common Core standards for sixth grade. Each title provides a brief explanation of what you will find inside the chapter—concepts from which you can click on and learn more...

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#### Expression Evaluation with Different Denominators: Adding Mixed Fractions of Water

An interactive challenges mathematicians to add mixed fractions with unlike denominators. Five questions—fill-in-the-blank and multiple-choice—build from one to the next leading the way to an open discussion about denominators and...

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#### Sums of Fractions with Like Denominators: Cheesy Bread

Five questions make up an interactive all about adding fractions with like denominators. Mathematicians answer multiple-choice problems and an open-ended question using a fraction model that resembles sliced bread. The practice ends with...

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#### Addition of Fractions

Five word-problems challenge mathematicians to add fractions. Interactive fraction circles assist scholars in problem-solving. Question types include multiple-choice, true or false, and a discussion.

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#### Stuffed with Pizza

Eat up a resource on fractions. A comprehensive resource gives a variety of instructional tasks to teach about addition and subtraction of fractions and comparing fractions. As a culminating activity, scholars complete a performance task...

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#### Anita's Way to Add Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Could you develop your own way to add fractions with unlike denominators? An in-depth task has scholars examine a fictional conversation between several people in which they discuss a method of adding fractions with unlike denominators....

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#### 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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#### Common Denominator LCD

Do not use the easiest but the first. The video shows a method to find a common denominator by finding the least common denominator to add fractions. By listing the multiples of the denominators, learners easily identify the least common...

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#### Common Denominator ECD

Find the easiest common denominator. A video demonstrates finding a common denominator to add fractions. Pupils learn how to find a common denominator by using the product of the two denominators. After finding the common denominator,...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Why can't mathematicians add just like they multiply fractions? The resource provides a counterexample to show that the same rules for multiplying fractions do not work for addition. Using the counterexample, learners see the proper way...

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#### John's Trip Disneyland

It all adds up to one. Pupils solve several items that involve finding sums of fractions in relationship to a whole. The assessment task uses fractions with unlike denominators to determine the amount of a tank of gas and the amount of...

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#### Carnival Day

Just take a part of the carnival. Using a carnival as a context, the assessment requires pupils to demonstrate their skill at adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators. Learners must determine the fractional amount of...

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#### 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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#### Making 22 Seventeenths in Different Ways

There is more than one way to determine a sum. Scholars demonstrate their understanding of the decomposition of fractions similar to the decomposition of whole numbers. The short task requires pupils to determine which sums of fractions...

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#### Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 7th Grade Math – Claim 4

Build the model right out of the box. A few sample items show teachers how Smarter Balanced assessments may approach Claim 4, modeling and data analysis. Pupils use their skills to create equations or expressions to model the situation...

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#### Adding Algebraic Fractions

The process requires the combination of several concepts. A video shows how individuals need several concepts to add rational expressions. Pupils must remember they need to find common denominators, combine like terms, and use the...

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#### Math with Jake: Ratios and Fractions

And the beat goes on. The installment of the Math at the Core: Ratios series introduces time signatures in music. A musician shows the relationship between different types of musical beats. Working in pairs, classmates create beat...

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#### The Lowdown — A-Rhythm-Etic

Let the beat go on. A resource in the Math at the Core MS: Ratios series points out that fractions are integral to musical rhythms. The activity starts with a video to motivate the class. Classmates then work in pairs to create rhythms...

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#### Construct Viable Arguments About Adding Fractions

Test mathematicians' knowledge of adding fractions with a brief assessment that challenges them to play teacher while correcting a peer's work. Scholars examine Carl's mathematical response, identify where he went wrong, then solve the...

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#### Rational Numbers in Applications: Batch of Brownies as Rational Numbers

Sharing is caring—especially with brownies! Young mathematicians use an interactive to split a batch of brownies between several friends given constraints. They answer some challenge questions to check that each friend has the correct...

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#### Comparing Sums of Unit Fractions

First, add each set of fractions with unlike denominators. Then, compare their sums with the symbols <, >, or =.

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#### Least and Greatest

Squares can be magic. Pupils use their knowledge of addition of positive and negative rational numbers to create a 3 X 3 magic square where the sums are 1. Scholars create addition and multiplication expressions with a set of rational...

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#### Sums and Differences of Decimals

Sometimes dealing with decimals is so much easier than dealing with fractions. The ninth lesson in a 21-part module has the class consider situations when it might be easier to add or subtract fractions by first converting to decimals....

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#### Fractured Numbers

Don't use use a fraction of the resource — use it all! Scholars attempt a set of five problem-of-the-month challenges on fractions. Levels A and B focus on creating fractions and equivalent fractions, while Levels C, D, and E touch on...

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#### Fraction Brochures

Make fractions fun and interesting by using a brochure form. Young mathematicians practice and gain a better understanding of how to add and subtract fractions, simplify fractions, and find LCD (least common denominator). The resources...

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#### Signs of Fractions

Where do you put the negative sign when working with fractions? The video lesson answers this question by explaining that each fraction has three signs. Pupils see how to adjust the signs of a fraction two at a time.

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#### 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.

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#### Cat Food

Determine the right mix of cans of cat food. The resource consists of an assessment task to determine the cost to feed two cats for a specific number of days and requires scholars to interpret remainders within a context. The resource...

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#### Lowest Common Multiple through the Grades

The LCM will be your new BFF. Learners review least common multiple and least common denominator applications, mostly on fractions, from middle school. Scholars then see how the LCM can be applied to various types of problems from...

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#### Fractions: Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, and Dividing

Add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions with a worksheet designed to give your learners practice performing fraction operations.

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#### Fractions

There’s a fine line between a numerator and a denominator. Learners review operations with fractions and ensure they have the skills needed to progress in the course. Taking the time now to review these concepts allows individuals to...

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#### Logic of Fractions

Before diving into operations with fractions, learners discover the foundation of fractions and how they interact with one another. Exactly as the title says, logic of fractions is the main goal of a resource that shows pupils how...

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#### Arithmetic of Fractions

Never forget how to add, subtract, multiply, or divide fractions with a two-page document detailing each operation.

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#### Amazing Math Puzzles and Mazes

Looking for a fun puzzle to incorporate into middle school math instruction? A book full of math puzzles and mazes ranging from basic operations to comparing fractions and mixed numbers to multiplying integers is a great fit for your...

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#### Assessment For The California Mathematics Standards Grade 6

Test your scholars' knowledge of a multitude of concepts with an assessment aligned to the California math standards. Using the exam, class members show what they know about the four operations, positive and negative numbers, statistics...

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#### Fractions

Reinforce fraction instruction with an informative worksheet equipped to provide independent practice, as well as guidance and modeling. Support is provided to boost proficiency in finding equivalent fractions, and adding, subtracting,...

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#### Assessment for the California Mathematics Standards Grade 3

Assess scholars' knowledge with a 22-page assessment that covers place value, patterns, probability, estimation, measurement, geometric figures; and their ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide proficiently.

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#### Acing Math

Deal me in! Elementary and middle school classes will love this selection of math games, all involving a deck of cards. From fractions to exponents to rounding up and down, the games cover such a variety of skills that your classroom...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Walk individuals through the process of adding and subtracting fractions with common denominators using visuals. Then, they practice adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators using fraction bars.

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#### Intensive Math

Three chapters worth of integer, fraction, and decimal problems to give you every type of question your learners need to be a successful mathematician. Thankfully the work has been done for you and this is a huge resource full of...

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#### Rational Number Project

Infuse your unit on fractions, decimals, and operations with a thorough module about rational numbers. With a teaching guide, learner examples, templates for instruction, and lesson rationale, the module is a solid way to emphasize the...

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#### Anticipation Guide: Add, Sub, Multiply, Divide Fractions

Are you starting a unit on fractions and want to know where your mathematicians lie in their proficiency? Use this anticipatory set before and after teaching adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions. Discover what...

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#### Fraction Fever

This unit on fractions allows for upper-aged elementary learners to explore ways to find the greatest common factor and least common multiple of two numbers. Ultimately, young mathematicians will be able to identify equivalent fractions,...

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#### Addition Match-Up

Math wizards practice adding fractions with unlike denominators on this simple matching worksheet. Presented with ten addition expressions, children must calculate the sum of each and match them to the correct fraction bar model...

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#### Week 19 Questions

Present your young mathematicians with a new challenge each day. Fractions on Monday, Tuesday is 2's Day, Wednesday is for squares, Thursday is 99 cents day, and by Friday it's time to deal with time. In addition, just for fun, there's a...

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#### March

Make March math month with a spring-themed set of 20 daily problems that involve fractions, time, problem solving, logical reasoning, permutations, number operations, decimals, measurement, graphs, maps, geometry, and statistics. It's...

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#### Unlabelled Fraction Strips Template

Support your young mathematicians' introduction to the world of fractions with this simple printable resource. Offering students a hands-on opportunity for learning how to visually represent fractions, this template would make a nice...

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#### Adding Mixed Numbers (Unlike Denominators)

Mix things things up in your elementary math class with a series of problem-solving exercises. Presented with a series of mixed number word problems, young mathematicians are asked to solve them by using either visual fraction models or...

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#### Fractions Practice Puzzles

Piecing together the puzzle of fractions just got a little more fun with this collection of skills-practice worksheets. Covering everything from the simple identification of fractions and converting of improper fractions to the...

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#### Fraction Strips

Reach out to your visual and kinesthetic learners with this set of printable fraction strips. Not only is this resource a great way to develop children's fractional number sense, it's bound to capture their engagement as well.

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#### Fractions: Adding and Subtracting

Young mathematicians piece together the puzzle of fractions. Starting with the addition and subtraction of fractions with like denominators, this series of example problems and skills practice exercises transitions students to working...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Your learners will enjoy playing a game as a motivator to learning and remembering the adding and subtracting of fractions.

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#### Fractions: A Conceptual Approach

If you are teaching fractions to elementary learners this year, this Singapore Math presentation is essential to your curriculum. It addresses several basic fractions concepts in conceptual terms and figures, making each idea accessible...

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#### 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.

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#### Fraction and Decimal Word Problems No Problem!

Searching for a way to improve young mathematicians' problem solving skills? Look no further. This comprehensive collection of word problem worksheets has exactly what you need to help students apply their understanding of fractions,...

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#### King of Math Junior

Do your students have what it takes to be the king of math? Find out with this fun skills practice game that covers a wide range of topics from counting and basic operations to measurement and fractions.

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#### Fraction Operations and Initial Decimal Ideas

Add another strategy to the toolboxes of young mathematicians with this elementary math lesson on using number lines to add and subtract fractions.

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#### Templates for Fraction Strips

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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#### Add/Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Get your fraction on with this activity 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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#### Adding Positive and Negative Numbers

Put your learners to the test and practice adding and subtracting with a variety of different numbers. Integers, decimals, fractions – it's all there to help your learners practice their skills with negative numbers. The first page of...

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#### The Journey to Jemez Pueblo

Connect fractions to the journey the Navajo took to Jemez Pueblo for the feast of San Diego. In a multi-step lesson plan, your geographers will measure the distance traveled on a map and use that information for a series of questions...

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#### Global Atmospheric Change: The Math Link

Change up the classroom atmosphere with this interdisciplinary resource. Following along with the children's book Mr. Slaptail's Curious Contraption, these math worksheets provide practice with a wide range of topics including simple...

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#### Plastic Building Blocks

Let's build a castle! Dennis and Cody have big plans, but do they have enough blocks between the two of them to accomplish their goal? A great context that requires students to add and compare mixed numbers. Encourage the use of pictures...

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#### How Do You Add Fractions with the Same Denominator?

Want to add fractions? Well, if they have the same denominator it's going to be so easy. Just add the numerator values together and keep the denominator the same. Easy as that.

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#### Math Doodles

Discover the joy and excitement of improving your math fluency through four different puzzles. Combine those with 25 different ways to represent numbers and you have hours of enjoyment that can be fun outside of the classroom as well.

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#### Sweet Fraction Bars

Make sense of decomposing fractions by adding and subtracting parts of a whole. Fourth graders solve story problems by using ten-frames, number lines, or even candy bars that can be broken into pieces. Using each manipulative as a...

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#### Domino Fractions

A nicely written plan on adding and simplifying fractions. In it, learners use dominoes to help them strengthen their skills in these areas. The way dominoes are used is clearly explained, and learners create ten of their own fraction...

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#### Fractions

Give mathematicians 39 chances to practice adding fractions, most of which involve mixed numbers. There are three examples to get them started, and scholars should be encouraged to reduce answers when necessary. Not for beginners, these...

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#### Adding Fractions

The steps are laid out in these fraction addition practice problems. Scholars add fractions with common denominators, making sure to reduce to the simplest form. For all of these, that means turning a simplified improper fraction into a...

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#### Adding Fractions

It's all here: uncommon denominators, reducing, improper fractions...mathematicians have their hands full as they complete 16 fraction addition problems. There are two examples showing them the steps required, and each problem guides...

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#### Fraction Fruit

Discover the concept of fractions by using fruit as a model. Scholars discover fractions are part of a whole, similar to the pieces of fruit which are placed in front of them. They then cut up several different types of fruit and discuss...

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#### Adding Fractions

All of these fraction pairs have common denominators, so adding them up is a bit simpler. There are two examples demonstrating both a mixed number and reducing to simplest terms. Scholars add up 28 fraction pairs, simplifying when...

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#### Student Exploration: Adding Fractions

Elementary schoolers investigate concepts associated with adding fractions. They access Gizmo, an online application, in order to practice adding fractions. Pupils solve problems and complete short answer questions using the application,...

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#### Food For Fractions

Who doesn't like to eat? Use food to explore the concept of fractions and how to multiply and divide fractions. In small groups they plan a sugar potluck that involves converting a recipe to produce enough dessert treats to feed the...

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#### Fractions and Percentages 9.1

For these calculating and converting fractions and percentages worksheets, learners add and subtract fractions, solve word problems, and convert fractions to percentages and percentages to fractions. They solve 85 problems.

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#### I'll Halve S'more Please!

There is a lot to learn about fractions, and this is a fun way to do it! Individuals participate in a Cyberchase activity to describe a fraction in terms of sharing parts of a whole. They determine the meaning of the parts of a fraction,...

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#### Fractions and Wholes

Lower elementary learners recognize solid shapes distributed for making fractions. Each individual uses a wheel and determine which part of a fraction is missing. This is a great lesson for your visual learners!

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#### Mixed Prime Number and Fraction Worksheet

A terrific worksheet on mixed numbers, factoring, and fractions is here for you. Learners identify the 12 given numbers as prime or composite and write the prime factorization for eight given numbers. They also simplify six fractions and...

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#### Fraction Follies

Explore the multiplication and division process for fractions with this interactive presentation. Through visual fraction problems, your math learners will uncover common assumptions and errors in computing fractions and how to avoid...

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#### Arithmetic: Fractions and Percentages

Young mathematicians review the basic operations needed for addition and subtraction of fractions. They review the rules for addition and subtraction of fractions with the same denominator, how to change them if the denominators are...

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#### How Do You Add Fractions?

In a step-by-step process, the narrator describes how to add fractions. She demonstrates how to add fractions with different denominators, find the least common denominator, and figure out the answer to a problem.

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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...

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#### Putting the Pieces Together

Children explore fractions on a conceptual level by making individual quilt squares. Each student works with small paper swatches to divide them into pieces that represent a given fraction. The class is then separated into groups and...

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#### Addition and Subtraction of Fractions

Students demonstrate how to solve addition and subtraction of fractions. In this fractions lesson plan, students use folded paper to shade in fractional parts and identify the sum of the parts shaded.

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#### Adding Fractions

Students examine how to add fractions. In this adding fractions lesson plan ,students discover how to add fractions with and without the same denominator. Students simplify the solution.

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#### Adding Common Fractions

Students practice solving common fractions with the help of a variety of manipulative's such as cardboard pizza slices or a fractions strips kit. They try to solve several fraction problems created by groups and one problem involving a...

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#### Addition of Fractions: Common Denominators

In this problem solving worksheet, young mathematicians explore problem solving with fractions. They are given twenty problems involving fractions with common denominators.

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#### Addition of Fractions: Common Denominators (2)

In this fractions worksheet, learners solve 20 problems in which simple fractions with like denominators are added. There are no examples shown, and no answer key is provided.

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#### Who Wants to Be a Champion?

Have your class practice working with fractions using this resource. Learners simplify fractions, convert fractions to decimals, subtract decimals, and add fractions. This is a terrific center activity.

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#### Sums of Mixed Numbers: Split the Addition

Five questions challenge scholars to add mixed numbers. A tool creates a visual model that separates whole numbers from fractions parts. Problem types include fill in the blank, true or false, and discussion.

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#### Add and Subtract Three Mixed Numbers: Walking to School

Mixed numbers are the focus of a five-question interactive. Scholars move fraction pieces into strips and equations to find solutions. Questions challenge participants with multiple-choice, a true or false, and one discussion.

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#### Happy Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, add math practice to the celebration with a festive learning exercise that offers three word problems designed to reinforce fractions, volume, and distance.

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#### Grade 5 Fractions Word Problems

Young mathematicians apply their fractions skills in the real world with this simple word problem worksheet.

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#### Adding Tenths and Hundredths

Learning to add fractions with different denominators presents a big hurdle for many young mathematicians. Simplify the process for learners with this series of practice problems involving the friendly fractions tenths and hundredths....

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#### Study Jams! Add & Subtract Mixed Numbers

Adding and subtracting mixed numbers need the same attention that regular fractions do by finding a common denominator. If you plan to use a vertical line-up of the fractions then this video is for you. It just introduces this method, it...

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#### Adding Fractions

Sometimes watching a person do a math problem is really helpful. Duane works through the process needed to add mixed numbers together. He doesn't fully explain all the steps involved but if your learners need a reminder to help them do...

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#### Write about Fractions

Learners are challenged to think and write about fractions in a variety of different ways, such as identifying, comparing, and manipulating them. Young mathematicians construct feasible arguments for a given mathematical statement in...

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#### Fractions

You could take the idea here literally and make "Rain Forest Popcorn Treats" with your young mathematicians. Or you could just do the math. How many batches of snacks do you need to make to feed a class of 37 on a field trip? And how...

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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...

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#### Computation with Fractions

Upper graders are introduced to the topic of fractions and percentages. In groups, they discuss real world situations in which fractions are present, and they complete a worksheet solving problems with common and uncommon denominators....

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#### Add with Unlike Denominators - EL 5.3

Use this ESL adding fractions with unlike denominators worksheet, pupils learn how to find the least common multiple in order to add fractions. Learners solve five problems.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions: Different Denominators 2-9

Here is an adding and subtracting fractions worksheet in which learners add or subtract the following fractions that have unlike denominators from 2-9. They reduce the answers to lowest terms for the 30 problems.

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#### Fractions and Number Lines

Upper graders figure out what fraction of the number line is pointed out. They complete seven problems.

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#### Clock Fractions

Elementary schoolers generate and manipulate fractions. They review equivalent fractions and use an analog clock to create and add fractions. Pupils work in groups to complete two fraction worksheets.

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#### Add and Subtract Mixed Numbers - Reteach 20.2

In this fraction worksheet, learners use mixed numbers. Students complete 12 problems adding and subtracting fractions into simplest form.

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#### Handcarts - A Unique Form of Transportation

An interesting historical fact about how handcarts benefitted to the Mormon pioneers is the context behind this math lesson plan. Using given facts and figures regarding the handcart, pupil pairs create math word problems, share them...

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#### Slicing Up Fractions

Add and multiply fractions with your elementary and middle schoolers! They review the concepts of equivalent fractions, adding fractions, and multiplying fractions as they solve problems involving pieces a virtual pizza. Lots of practice...

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#### A Variety of Word Problems

In this math word problems worksheet, students solve math word problems about division, fractions, and money. Students complete 3 word problems.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Mixed Fractions (F)

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

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Using a calculator to add and subtract fractions, this lesson explores the identification of keywords in problems. Learners read word problems, identify keywords, and then find the answers. The lesson comes with a list of word problems...

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#### Add Mixed Numbers with Like Denominators (J)

In this mixed number addition worksheet, students add the whole numbers and then the fractions in the mixed number equations. Students then reduce the fraction to solve the 14 problems.

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#### Practice With Complex Fractions

In this math instructional activity, students find the solutions to the complex fractions. They practice finding the common denominators for each part of the rational expression.

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#### Through India and Back

Students play a game based on "The Amazing Race" to practice using rates and fractions. In this fractions and rates instructional activity, students work in small groups competing to complete the tasks in the quickest time. At each stage...

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#### Problem Solving: Work Backward

It's all about working backwards in this problem-solving worksheet, which has mathematicians examining 6 scenarios and writing out their calculations to solve each. The first 2 are started to guide scholars in this concept, which...

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#### Arithmetic Addition of Fractions 1

In this fraction addition worksheet, students complete a set of 16 simple problems. Page has multiple links to additional resources.

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#### Arithmetic Addition of Fractions 2

In this addition of fractions instructional activity, students complete a set of 16 simple problems. Page has multiple links to additional resources.

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#### Addition of Fractions: Common Denominators

In this fractions worksheet, students solve 20 problems in which simple fractions with like denominators are added. There are no examples.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Students 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 answer...

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#### Adding Fractions: The Numbers Tell LCD

Students add fractions with different denominators, by finding the lowest common denominator by using prime factors.

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#### Adding Fractions With Like Denominators

Students investigate the concept of adding fractions with like denominators. They review how to combine the numerators. Students use cutouts to handle fractions that are hands on while comparing them to slices of pizza. They work...

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#### Who Wants to Win Millions: Fraction Edition

Intended for 3rd or 4th graders, this simple fraction review covers addition, subtraction, and conversions of basic fractions. Presented in a Jeopardy-style format, this game will be fun and engaging for the whole class.

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#### Fractions XI Adding Mixed Numbers with Unlike Denominators

This PowerPoint demonstrates how to add mixed numbers with unlike denominators. The slides display examples of problems, along with steps that students can easily follow.

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#### Sum of Big Fractions

In this secondary mathematics worksheet, students determine the sum of several fractions without a calculator. The problems can be solved with a trick. The one page worksheet contains one problem with the solution.

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#### Adding a Fraction and a Whole Number

Third graders add whole numbers with fractions. In this fraction lesson plan, 3rd graders look at illustrations and write the corresponding addition sentence. They answer whole number and fraction addition problems in a variety of...

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#### Fraction Addition

In this fractions worksheet, 3rd graders solve 24 fraction addition problems in the spaces provided. The denominators of the two fractions added together are different.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this fractions worksheet, students solve the 20 given fraction problems by adding both fractions together. Each problem has a common denominator.

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#### Actions with Fractions: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Common Denominators

Fourth graders develop a conceptual understanding of fractions and begin to add and subtract fractions with like denominators. Included is a worksheet to assess readiness and a teacher's checklist showing class understanding at a...

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#### Grade 4 Mix Part II

In this fourth grade review worksheet, learners solve 71 fill in the blank problems that include finding the sum and difference of three digit numbers and fractions, multiplying decimals, finding quotients, finding equivalent fractions,...

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#### Fractions and Percentages

In this fractions and percentages learning exercise, students are given 4 mental test each with 8 problems including finding percentages, converting decimals and fractions to percentages, and adding, subtracting and multiplying fractions.

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#### Add Fractions With Like Denominators (H)

For this fractions worksheet, students solve 12 problems in which simple fractions with like denominators are added. There is an example with directions.

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#### Add Fractions With Like Denominators

In this adding fractions worksheet, students add up 2 fractions that have like denominators. There are 14 problems to complete.

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#### Add Fractions With Like Denominators (J)

In this adding fractions worksheet, students add 2 fractions that have the same denominator. Students are to complete 14 problems.

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#### Add Fractions With Like Denominators (C)

In this adding fractions worksheet, learners add 2 numbers that have like denominators and unlike numerators. Students are required to complete 14 math problems.

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#### Adding Mixed Numbers 1

In this adding mixed numbers worksheet, students write addition sentences using pie charts, add mixed numbers with the same denominator, and write mixed numbers as fractions in simplest form. Students solve nine problems.

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#### Three Denominators

For this common denominator worksheet, students learn to add three fractions using common denominators. Students then practice by adding and subtracting fractions using common denominators.

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#### Add Like Fractions

In this fraction addition worksheet, learners learn to use shaded parts of a whole to help them add like fractions. Students write addition sentences and the answer in the first set. In the second set, learners shade parts of the whole...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Like and Unlike Denominators

In this math worksheet, students compute with fractions. Five of the problems involve common denominators. Four of the problems require students to first find the common denominator. Six problems are multiple choice. One problem involves...

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#### Mixed Adding and Subtracting of Fractions

For this math worksheet, learners add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators. Students draw an illustration of each problem. They convert their drawings to indicate the common denominators. A tutorial is included with the...

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#### Fractions

In this math worksheet, learners will read about the definition of fractions. Students will read about and practice equivalent fractions, simplifying fractions and adding and subtracting fractions.

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#### Add Mixed Numbers With Like Denominators (A)

In this adding mixed numbers with like denominators worksheet, students problem solve and calculate the answers to fourteen addition equations.

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#### Math Is Fun: Adding Fractions

After a lesson on adding fractions, learners can review their skills by answering 15 addition problems involving improper fractions. All fractions have unlike denominators, and students are prompted to simplify their answers. A version...

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#### Math Practice With Fractions

Warm up for fraction fun with some great interactive web sites, dedicated to understanding fractions. After playing to learn students take a math quiz where they add fractions with common denominators. This lesson requires each student...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

In this adding and subtracting fractions worksheet, students add and subtract fractions with like and unlike denominators and play a fractions game. Students complete 15 problems.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

In this adding and subtracting fractions worksheet, 6th graders add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators. Students also complete multiple choice multiplication problems where they find the problems that equal the sums given.

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#### Sixth Grade Fractions

In this fractions worksheet, 6th graders complete addition and subtraction of fractions which have like and unlike deonominators. Students complete 15 problems.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this fractions instructional activity, students add fractions with like denominators. Students add fractions in 10 problems on this instructional activity.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions 3 Worksheet

For this fractions worksheet, students solve 12 problems in which simple fractions with unlike denominators are added or subtracted.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions 2 Worksheet

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

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions 2 Worksheet

In this fraction worksheet, students answer 12 questions where they add or subtract horizontally written fractions with uncommon denominators.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this fractions worksheet, 6th graders practice the skill of adding fractions together. Students solve 5 fraction problems in the boxes provided on the worksheet.

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#### Adding Fractions Worksheet

In this adding fractions worksheet, students add fractions with uncommon denominators with one digit numbers. Students complete 20 problems total.

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#### Reduction to Common Denominator

Students compare two fractions with different denominators. In this fractions lesson, students find the least common multiple in order to find a common denominator with two fractions. Once they have a common denominator, they compare the...

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#### Adding Mixed Numbers

In this adding mixed numbers instructional activity, students add mixed numbers with uncommon denominators. Students complete 9 problems total.

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#### Adding Fractions: like denominators

In this adding fractions activity, learners add fractions with like denominators together. Students complete 6 problems total on this activity.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this fractions worksheet, learners add fractions that contain common denominators. Students complete 3 addition of fraction problems.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this adding fractions learning exercise, students read about the process of adding fractions with like denominators, examine some sample problems, and then solve 4 problems independently.

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#### Advanced Adding Fractions

In this adding fractions worksheet, students read about the process of adding fractions, examine some sample problems, and then solve 4 problems independently.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

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

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#### Addition of Like Fractions

In this fraction practice worksheet, students solve 4 word problems that require them to add using fractions with common denominators.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this fraction addition worksheet, students complete a total of 5 problems, adding 3 fractions together. Answers are included on page 2.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

In this fractions worksheet, students complete a total of 10 problems, adding and subtracting mixed numbers and fractions. A reference web site is given for additional activities.

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#### Adding and Subtraction Fractions Quiz

in this fractions quiz worksheet, students add or subtract, solving for n in a set of equations. Answers are included on page 2. A reference web site is given for additional activities.

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#### Adding Fractions

In this adding fractions worksheet, students add fractions containing one and two digit numbers and unlike denominators. Students complete 40 problems and 8 review problems for 2 pages.

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#### Adding fractions

In this adding fractions worksheet, young scholars find the common denominators and then add the fractions together. Students complete 10 problems.

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#### Common Denominator Addition

In this fraction addition instructional activity, students solve 15 problems that require them to add fractions to fractions with common denominators.

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#### Add it Up

In this fraction activity worksheet, students play a game that require them to add using fractions and mixed numbers. Students respond to 3 questions regarding the problem solving skills used in the game as well.

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#### Mystery Code

In this fractions secret code worksheet, students solve 9 problems that require them to add and subtract using fractions. Students use their answers to decode a mystery message.

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#### Anyone for Tic-Tac-Toe?

In this mixed numbers review learning exercise, students solve nine problems that require them to add and subtract using mixed numbers. Students check their answers to determine the tic-tac-toe winner.

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#### Scrambled Message

For this fractions worksheet, learners solve 16 problems that require them to add fractions. Students use the sums and the provided information to crack a mystery code.

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#### Fractions - Improper fractions to mixed numbers

Students practice fractions and mixed numbers. In this fraction lesson, students use story boards to show the concepts of mixed numbers and improper fractions. Students create a fraction cartoon.

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#### Adding and Subtracting Algebraic Fractions

In this algebraic fractions activity, students use their problem solving skills to solve 10 problems that require them to add and subtract algebraic fractions.

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#### Student Exploration: Adding Fractions

Students complete activities to learn how to add fractions. In this fractions lesson, students complete a set of prior knowledge questions for fractions. Students then review fraction vocabulary while solving a fraction word problem.

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#### Adding Fractions with Like Denominators

In this adding fractions with like denominators activity, students solve 16 problems by adding the numerators and keeping the denominators.

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#### Adding Fractions with Like Denominators

For this fraction addition worksheet, students add the fraction with like denominators. Students add to solve 16 like denominator fraction equations.