A 25 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about equivalent fractions.
Fractions can be a challenging concept for students to grasp.
This PowerPoint presentation has been designed to teach your students how to identify and create equivalent fractions. It covers the following content:
- a general review of fractions
- an explanation of unit fractions, equivalent fractions, reducing to lowest terms, improper fractions and mixed numerals
- an annotated, step-by-step example for each concept
- a whole-class activity for each concept
- an individual review activity for each concept.
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Common Core State Standards alignment
- Grade 3 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Develop understanding of fractions as numbers > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.NF.A.1
Understand a fraction 1/b as the quantity formed by 1 part when a whole is partitioned into b equal parts; understand a fraction a/b as the quantity formed by a parts of size 1/b....
- Grade 3 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Develop understanding of fractions as numbers > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.NF.A.2
Understand a fraction as a number on the number line; represent fractions on a number line diagram....
- Grade 3 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Develop understanding of fractions as numbers > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.NF.A.3
Explain equivalence of fractions in special cases, and compare fractions by reasoning about their size....
- Grade 4 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Extend understanding of fraction equivalence and ordering > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.NF.A.1
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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