Practice sorting objects partitioned into halves and fourths with this cut-and-paste worksheet.
Cut and Paste Fractions Worksheet
This cut-and-paste worksheet is designed to help students practice their understanding of fractions by sorting different shapes that have been divided into fourths and halves. The worksheet features a variety of shapes, such as circles, squares, rectangles, and triangles, each of which has been divided into either fourths or halves.
To complete the worksheet, students will need to cut out each shape and then paste it into the appropriate section of the sorting chart that is provided. The chart will have two columns, one for shapes that have been divided into fourths and another for shapes that have been divided into halves. The students will need to use their knowledge of fractions to correctly identify which shapes belong in each column.
This activity is a fun and interactive way for students to reinforce their understanding of fractions and how they relate to shapes. It also helps them develop their fine motor skills by cutting and pasting the shapes into the sorting chart. Teachers can use this worksheet as a standalone activity or as part of a larger lesson on fractions and geometry.
An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!
Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding
In addition to independent student work time, use this worksheet as an activity for:
If students are in need of a challenge, encourage them to partition the half pieces into fourths and the fourth pieces into eighths.
For students that need additional support, encourage them to number the pieces before sorting them into the correct columns.
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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.
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