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Fractions on a Number Line - Instructional Deck

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide | 1 page | Grades: 3 - 4

Teach your students how to identify and work with fractions on a number line with an interactive, explicit instructional teaching presentation.

Teaching Fractions on a Number Line Made Easy!

Introducing the ultimate fraction teaching resource for math teachers – a Google Slides presentation that covers the fractions on a number line! This resource is structured to serve as an explicit teaching tool to guide your students through discovering the following

  • Comparing visual models of fractions, including bar models and number lines.
  • Partitioning Number Lines into equal parts
  • Identifying fractions marked on a number line
  • Plotting fractions on a number line.

This presentation contains 16 slides filled with colorful illustrations, easy-to-follow examples, and engaging activities that will keep your students interested and motivated.

The teacher should guide the class or group through the presentation when using this instructional slide deck. There are several opportunities for student discussion, interaction with the slide deck, and more. There are also slides with tasks for students to complete for practice. 

This resource is intended for use as a teaching presentation about identifying and locating fractions on a number line

Before You Download Your Fraction Number Line Slide Deck

This presentation is designed to run in slide show mode. It is animated so that steps in a process are triggered with the click of your mouse and so that your instruction can be sequential, explicit, and thorough. We recommend reviewing the slide deck in Presentation mode so that you can see how the transitions are made and tailor your instruction to match.

You’re just a click away from getting your new resources! Use the Download button to select the Editable Google Slides resource file.


This resource was created by Cassandra Friesen, a teacher in Colorado and Teach Starter Collaborator.

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