# Fractions Tasks and Challenges {Differentiated Fraction Activities}

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### Description

Fractions made engaging (and delicious) with these chocolate-themed differentiated fraction activities!

**About the Differentiated Fraction Tasks and Challenges**

*This engaging no-prep fractions resource contains 16 differentiated fraction tasks or challenges.

*Each task or challenge is presented in a word problem format. Many of the challenges contain multiple steps and/or tables to help organize information presented.

**About the Differentiation**

Each task contains two levels to help you differentiate.

**β’Level 1: **This level is the simpler level. This level may contain simpler numbers (Examples: like denominators, smaller factors, etc.), models, equation scaffolds, or thinking prompts. Some of these would work well for 4th grade students but most are better suited for struggling students in 5th and 6th grade.

**β’Level 2**: This is an on-grade level task or challenge that is geared toward 5th grade standards.

These tasks all have a chocolate theme making them more engaging for students. Topics of the challenges include cookies, cake, donuts, and chocolate covered strawberries, to name a few!

These tasks could be used for RTI, assessment, centers, enrichment, etc!

**Fraction Skills Included:**

**A table of contents is also provided with a list of the skills for each printable.

- Mixed Numbers, Improper Fractions, Simplifying, and Equivalent Fractions
- Comparing Fractions, Adding and Subtracting Fractions
- Adding Fractions, Comparing Fractions
- Comparing Fractions, Adding and Subtracting Fractions
- Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers
- Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions, Multiplying Mixed Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions, Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers
- Multiplying Fractions
- Multiplying Mixed Numbers, Area with Fractional Sides
- Dividing Unit Fractions by Whole Numbers, Comparing Fractions
- Dividing Whole Numbers by Unit Fractions
- Adding Fractions, Dividing Whole Number by Unit Fractions
- Multiplication as Resizing

Check out the preview for an example task and to see the table of contents of skills.

**More Fraction Activities**

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions Resources

Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers Resources

Subtracting Mixed Numbers with Regrouping Resources

5th Grade Fraction Review Booklet