Fractions

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  • Fraction Area Puzzles

  • Google Slides      
  • Jamboard      
  • In this activity, students use virtual Pattern Blocks to determine the area of various shapes.    
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  • Last Revised: 11/8/20    
  • LMR Adaptions

  • Google Slides & Jamboards      
  • Learning Mathematics through Representations (LMR) is a research-based curriculum unit for the teaching and learning of integers and fractions in the elementary grades, using the number line as the principal representational context. All print materials, including the teacher guides, are available at https://www.kentuckymathematics.org/lmr.php. To support virtual instruction, the Fraction Module student worksheets and homework pages are available below in a digital format. Worksheets are available in in Google Slides, while homework pages are available in Google Jamboard.    
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  • Last Revised: 1/14/21    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 0: Learning about C-rods

  • Google Slides      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.0  , in this activity students will find relationships between different Cuisenaire rods. While fractions and fraction terminology are not used at this level, the concepts explored are foundational for higher levels in this task group.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 1: Folding Paper Strips

  • Google Slides      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.1  , in this activity students will fold strips of paper to create and name halves, fourths and (optionally) eighths and compare fourths of different-sized wholes.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 2: Is it Fair?

  • Jamboard      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.2  , in this activity students sort correctly and incorrectly partitioned or shaded strips.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 3: Name the fractional part

  • Google Slides      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.3  , students use Cuisenaire Rods to name lengths using fractions words and fraction notation.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 4: Build It!

  • Google Slides      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.4  , students build from unit fractions and non-unit fractions. For example, a student might be asked to show one whole when told that the red rod has a length of one-fourth.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 5: Fraction Puzzles

  • Jamboard      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.5  , student match fraction notation with fraction visuals.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • Rods & Strips - Level 6: How Long?

  • Google Slides      
  • Adapted from KNP IG Task F7703.6  , this activity asks students to determine the length of one rod when given the length of a different rod.     
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  • Last Revised: 3/17/2021    
  • How Far Did She Go?

  • Google Slides      
  • This google slide is a digital adaption of a printable activity available HERE   in which students use Cuisenaire Rods to determine the value of a point on a number line.     
  • Video Tutorial coming soon    
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  • Last Revised: 11/8/20    
  • Fraction Squares - Level 0: How Many?

  • Google Slides      
  • This is an adapted version of KNP Intervention Guide Activity 7701.0. When possible, we recommend students use EAI fraction squares to complete this paper version of this task. However, this version can be used as a supplement, during virtual instruction, or any time physical materials are not available.    
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  • Last Revised: 1/14/21    
  • Fraction Squares - Level 1: I Can Share

  • Jamboard      
  • This is an adapted version of KNP Intervention Guide Activity 7701.1. When possible, we recommend students use physical manipulatives. However, this version can be used as a supplement, during virtual instruction, or any time physical materials are not available.    
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  • Last Revised: 1/14/21    
  • Fraction Squares - Level 3: What Fraction Part Am I?

  • Google Slides      
  • This is an adapted version of KNP Intervention Guide Activity 7701.3. When possible, we recommend students use EAI fraction squares to complete this paper version of this task. However, this version can be used as a supplement, during virtual instruction, or any time physical materials are not available.    
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  • Last Revised: 1/14/21    
  • Fraction Squares - Level 4: Build It! Draw It!

  • Google Slides      
  • This is an adapted version of KNP Intervention Guide Activity 7701.4. When possible, we recommend students use EAI fraction squares to complete this paper version of this task. However, this version can be used as a supplement, during virtual instruction, or any time physical materials are not available.    
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  • Last Revised: 1/14/21    
  • Tiling Bathrooms

  • Jamboard      
  • This activity is a Jam Board adaption of the Illustrative Mathematics Task "Chavone's Bathroom Tiles" available here. Students determine the amount of tile needed to cover the floor of a bathroom and show the layout on a grid.     
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  • Last Revised: 2/10/21