Interactive Whiteboard Activities
Fractions: 12 StudyJams! Interactive Math Activities
Students will have fun learning about 12 math concepts, including equivalent fractions, greatest common factors, and ordering fractions and decimals, as they explore real-world examples and multimedia activities.
- Grades: 3–5, 6–8
Fractions are your friend. They are numbers that represent part of the whole, and they divide all kinds of important things like pie, hockey games, and the school day!
What kinds of fractions look different, but mean the same thing? Equivalent fractions may sound tricky, but you are up to the job!
When fractions and whole numbers hang out together, it takes some special skills to compare them.
Fractions and decimals look totally different. But learn these tricks, and presto!, you can turn a fraction into a decimal and a decimal into a fraction.
When working with fractions, sometimes the best thing to do is keep it simple. Find out how!
When fractions have common denominators, adding and subtracting is a snap. Check it out!
To add and subtract fractions, you have to find something in common first — a common denominator, that is!
There is just no avoiding it. Sometimes you have to multiply fractions and whole numbers. But just follow these steps, and you will be cooking in no time.
Not sure how to add and subtract mixed numbers? All it takes is a new way of looking at things.
Decimals and fractions are related. Uncover their true meanings with a few easy steps!
When you have to work with two or more fractions, then the least common multiple can be your best friend. Here is how to find it!
Like the least common multiple, the greatest common factor is another handy tool when you are working with fractions. Here is how to find a greatest common factor when you need it!