This file contains fraction number talks that can be used as warm-ups to help students conceptually understand fractions. The files follow the progression of fraction development with early fraction sense and end during middle school. The purpose of fraction number talks is to strengthen both conceptual and procedural understanding of fraction relationships along with practice of mental math skill. In this file, you will find reasoning strategies for fractions ideal for students in intermediate as well as middle school grades. These strategies are for any learner, but, especially for the struggling learner and ideal for Tier 2 and Tier 3 settings.
These research based strategies aligned to Response to Intervention (RtI) and Common Core