Comparing Numerical Fractions (Same Numerator or Denominator)

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Compare two fractions with like denominators or like numerators in an excellent skills practice activity. With 10 sets of worksheets, the packet uses numbers and visual models to help young mathematicians determine greater than, less than, and equal to.

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CCSS: Designed
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Instructional Ideas
  • Use the differentiated worksheet with fraction models to give extra support to those that need it
  • Complete one of the differentiated sheets as guided practice before giving learners the sheet without visual models
Classroom Considerations
  • Comes with two versions of each sheet—one with only numerical fractions, and the other with numerical fractions paired with fraction models for pupils to shade. Worksheets with the models contain only 11 problems, compared to the other with 20 problems
  • Learners should know how to use >, <, and = when comparing fractions
Pros
  • A great way to introduce the concept of comparing fractions
  • Each worksheet comes with an answer key as well as a differentiated version
Cons
  • None
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