Practice converting mixed numbers to improper fractions with this 1-page worksheet.
This worksheet is best used as independent practice as part of your fraction unit.
Students will convert 12 mixed numbers into improper fractions.
Mixed Number Worksheet: Scaffolding & Extension Tips
In addition to individual student work time, use this (secondary keyword if applicable) worksheet as a:
- Math center activity
- Post-lesson exit ticket
- Homework assignment
- Whole-class review (via smartboard)
Got fast finishers? Students who need a challenge can choose a mixed number to use and write a word problem that includes the chosen fraction.
For students needing extra support, have them draw or use fraction circles or another type of fraction manipulative to build each number. This will help them to see the concept and how the multiplication technique used on the worksheet makes sense.
A Variety of Ways to Prepare This Resource
Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete.
You can also turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity! Print a few copies on cardstock and slip them into dry-erase sleeves. Students can record their answers with a dry-erase marker, then erase and reuse.
Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks.
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