As a teacher, I know the many responsibilities you have and it can be very challenging to find the time needed for planning engaging and effective lessons. I hope this product saves you some much-needed time in your classroom.
I have been teaching grades 4-6 for the past 13 years. I love being able to have a large collection of activities and strategies available in my classroom so I can keep my students engaged and meet their varying needs. My activities are aligned with the Common Core and can easily be adapted to suit the needs of different grade levels and abilities.
SUGGESTIONS FOR HOW TO USE THIS PRODUCT:
This activity includes many fractions skills, including models, comparing and ordering fractions, equivalent fractions, improper fractions, mixed numbers, adding and subtracting fractions, and word problems.
This presentation can be used in a variety of ways:
-Whole class activity as a review
-Whole class activity as a game: have students compete in teams to solve each question. Students can use whiteboards to record their answers and points can be awarded for each team that gets the answer correct.
-Whole class activity as a game: have students compete in teams to solve each question. Teams can compete to see who gets the correct answer first.
-Math centers/stations: slides can be printed out for students to work on independently or with partners.