teaching resource

# Fractions Number Line - Halves, Quarters and Eighths

• Updated:  28 May 2023

Demonstrate the concept of fractions on a number line with a printable number line display and student reference sheets.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  4 Pages

• Years:  3 - 7

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teaching resource

# Fractions Number Line - Halves, Quarters and Eighths

• Updated:  28 May 2023

Demonstrate the concept of fractions on a number line with a printable number line display and student reference sheets.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  4 Pages

• Years:  3 - 7

Demonstrate the concept of fractions on a number line with a printable number line display and student reference sheets.

## Fractions on a Number Line – Teaching Tools

Ask any upper years school teacher what the most challenging maths topic to teach is…and you’ll most likely hear a chorus of FRACTIONS! They’re tough, and to make it tougher, students transition from the standard visual models (pie, bar, etc.) that they know and love to look at fractions on a number line.

That’s where we come in. We’ve put together a visual model of fractions on a number line to help both you and your students. This resource download includes an enlarged fraction number line for you to use as an instructional tool and two printable versions for your students to use during maths lessons. With the visual model, students can identify the wholes, halves, quarters, and eighths as they appear between zero and two. We’ve also made sure to mark fractions with equivalents and note those in different colours. This model stretches across three pages and is easily assembled with some tape to connect the sheets.

## Printable Fraction Number Lines for Kids

We’ve included two variations of the number line for your students to use as reference tools.

• Version 1 is a fully complete number line, perfect for lamination and everyday use as a reference during lessons.
• Version 2 is an entirely blank number line on which students record the fractions as they appear during instructional sessions. This version can be a note-taking tool, exit ticket, or formative assessment.