Fractions Lessons | Activities and Games for 3rd Grade

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Using assessment data, I noticed many students were struggling with fractions. I used these resources to pull small groups. I had everything I needed to teach my students the basics of fractions.
I appreciate the variety of activities for a concept that so hard for students to grasp and master each year. Thank you!


Do you want all of your fraction lessons and activities in one place? This unit has all the fraction worksheets, games, teacher lessons and so much more!

Fractions is one of the biggest 3rd Grade math units. It's critical that our students master this skill, and the key to mastering fractions in 3rd grade is through engagement! This fractions unit has dozens of engaging units that will grow your 3rd graders, and help them master fractions!

Why will this help your students grow?

Engagement- Fun, exciting games and lessons will get your students excited about fractions!

Rigor- This fractions unit is closely aligned to the 3rd Grade CCSS

Low Prep- All lessons and materials are included! Simply print and begin teaching!

What’s Included?

In this unit, you will find everything you need to teach fractions to 3rd graders. This includes all lesson plans and activities. The materials include:

  • A lesson introducing fractions, whole group
  • All other lessons are intended to be done in centers and small groups, but they are versatile enough to be used however you need!

Each skill has:

M: An online activity (two Google slides for each day)

A: At your seat (a printable)

T: Teacher Time: There are lesson plans included that teach each topic, as well as offer remediation and enrichment ideas

H: Hands- On Game

Skills Included:

  • Introducing Fractions
  • Understanding Fractions
  • Number Line Fractions
  • Equivalent Fractions
  • Comparing Fractions
  • Word Problems

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Total Pages
78 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 months
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
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.
Understand a fraction as a number on the number line; represent fractions on a number line diagram.
Represent a fraction 1/𝘣 on a number line diagram by defining the interval from 0 to 1 as the whole and partitioning it into 𝘣 equal parts. Recognize that each part has size 1/𝘣 and that the endpoint of the part based at 0 locates the number 1/𝘣 on the number line.
Represent a fraction 𝘢/𝘣 on a number line diagram by marking off 𝘢 lengths 1/𝘣 from 0. Recognize that the resulting interval has size 𝘢/𝘣 and that its endpoint locates the number 𝘢/𝘣 on the number line.
Explain equivalence of fractions in special cases, and compare fractions by reasoning about their size.


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