A challenging equivalent fractions problem solving story
This activity provides a different look at equivalent fractions. In this activity, the answer can be the numerator or the denominator of an equivalent fraction or the whole fraction.
6 problems that develop flexible thinking with equivalent fractions
Use with small groups, in guided math, or in centers
This activity includes clear and concise teacher directions, an answer key, a journal, and conversation starters that give students what they need to have meaningful academic discussions.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Explain why a fraction a/b is equivalent to a fraction (n × a)/(n × b) by using visual fraction models, with attention to how the number and size of the parts differ even though the two fractions themselves are the same size. Use this principle to ...
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