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Fraction Cookies Bakery

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
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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Multiply Fractions by Whole Numbers: Using Models

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
Visual models are invaluable tools when teaching about fractions. Follow along as the instructor works through two examples, providing clear verbal and visual explanations of the steps for multiplying fractions by whole numbers. Young...
4:16
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Multiply a Fraction by a Whole Number Using Visual Models and Repeated Additon

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
Learning how to visualize is an important step in the growth of young mathematicians. The first video in this two-part series helps learners develop this ability by using visual models to explain multiplication of fractions by whole...
6:25
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What's an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
The instructor explains that an improper fraction is a fraction in which the numerator is greater than the denominator. Use this as an at-home review for learners who are struggling to grasp this concept. 
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How Do You Subtract Mixed Fractions with Different Denominators by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
The first step in subtracting mixed numbers is to change them into improper fractions. Second, make sure the denominators are the same. If they are not the same, then find a common denominator. Make the proper conversions to the...
6:16
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with Different Denominators by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
The first step in adding mixed numbers is to change them into improper fractions. Secondly, make sure the denominators are the same. If they are not the same, then find a common denominator. Make the proper conversions to the numerator...
5:38
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Work through adding mixed fractions by first converting each fraction to an improper fraction. This video details each necessary step, including how to reduce and convert your improper fraction back into a mixed fraction after you have...
1:37
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How Do You Reduce A Fraction?

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Reduce, reduce, reduce. Young mathematicians should learn this and make it their mantra. Reduce fractions before doing anything else to them. Practice reducing single fractions, practice reducing fractions that are being multiplied by...
4:27
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How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using an Equation Where You're Multiplying Fractions?

For Teachers 8th - 10th
How tall is tall? Well, here's a word problem that when the solution is found will show how tall, tall is. Two years ago, Brad was five and a half feet tall, which was only 2/3 of how tall he is now. Oh my, he is going to be really tall....
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How Do You Turn a Mixed Fraction Into an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Mixed fractions and algebra just don't get along very well. Learn how to convert mixed fractions to improper fractions. Work with the numerator and leave the denominator alone. Watch this video and it will all become clear.
1:09
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How Do You Turn an Improper Fraction Into a Mixed Fraction?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
When the numerator is larger than the denominator in a fraction then it is called an improper fraction. This improper fraction can be changed to a mixed fraction where there is a whole number and a fraction together. Just divide the...
7:59
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How Do You Solve an Equation With Fractions With Different Denominators Using Subtraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
A detailed video tutorial on how to solve an equation with fractions with different denominators, this resource could prove to be a valuable tool. This video covers how to deal with fractions as well as how to solve an algebraic equation...
6:15
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Work through adding mixed fractions by first converting each fraction to an improper fraction. This video details each necessary step, including how to reduce and convert your improper fraction back into a mixed fraction after you have...
4:01
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How Do You Find a Rational Number Between Two Fractions?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
So do you really want to know how to find a rational number between two given fractions? The teacher explains how to average the two fractions to find a rational number between the two fractions. There are several steps involved in...
1:16
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What's an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The instructor explains that an improper fraction is one in which the numerator is greater than the denominator.
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What's a Mixed Number?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
A step-by-step explanation about improper fractions being changed into mixed numbers. The instructor uses diagrams in several examples which gives a visual explanation of the equation.
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Adding Fractions

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
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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Add and Subtract With Like Denominators - Homework 5.2

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Give your kids this practice sheet to develop addition and subtraction with like denominators. First, review the two problems broken down at the top of the page. Then, complete the 12 problems that follow. There's a word problem at the...
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Fractions and Rationals

For Students 5th - 8th
Upper elementary and middle schoolers solve 16 types of problems to include writing fractions to represent shaded portions, writing a mixed number to represent certain points on a number line, and changing equivalent mixed numbers to...
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Fractions Forever!

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Middle schoolers identify proper, improper fractions, and mixed numbers.  They reduce fractions to their lowest terms. They add and subtract fractions with different denominators, and multiply and divide fractions, as well as decimal...
7:16
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How Do You Solve an Equation With Fractions With Different Denominators Using Subtraction?

For Teachers 7th - 9th
A detailed video tutorial on how to solve an equation with fractions with different denominators, this resource could prove to be a valuable tool. This video covers how to deal with fractions as well as how to solve an algebraic equation...
5:09
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How Do You Multiply Mixed Numbers?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Multiply two mixed fractions. First, change them to improper fractions. Now, multiply the numerator times the numerator and the denominator times the denominator. Oh, that's a big number. Reduce it. Now, change it back into a mixed...
5:23
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator?

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Mixed fractions? Oh, everyone's favorite! Not really. But these two have a common denominator so you can add the whole numbers together and then you can add the fraction parts together. Don't forget to simplify.
7:15
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What's a Mixed Number?

For Teachers 4th - 6th
A step-by-step explanation about improper fractions being changed into mixed numbers. The instructor uses diagrams in several examples which gives a visual explanation of the equation.