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Adding and Subtracting Fractions PowerPoint

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17 pages (PowerPoint)|This resource is suitable for Grades: 5 - 6

A 17 slide editable PowerPoint Template to use when teaching your students how to add and subtract fractions.

This PowerPoint presentation has been designed to teach your students, step by step, how to add and subtract like and unlike fractions. It covers the following content:

  • Revision of what fractions are; and what each part of a fraction represents.
  • A clear explanation of how to add and subtract like fractions, including annotated examples.
  • A clear explanation of how to add and subtract unlike fractions, including annotated examples.
  • Review questions for students, with answers.

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  • Kerry Balzo

    How can I download this file so that the fractions do not change font or font size?

    Comment by Kerry Balzo on February 24, 2018 at 9:53 am


    • Scott (Teach Starter) Scott (Teach Starter)

      Hi Kerry, I’m happy to help. Can you please send a screenshot of the issue to [email protected]? We will then be able to look in to a solution for you.

      Official comment by Scott (Teach Starter) on March 1, 2018 at 3:48 pm


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  • Slide 14 fraction simplified to it's lowest form.

    Change by Alison Smith 7th May, 2018

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