Here is an AUTHENTIC fraction activity where students will practice changing improper fractions to mixed numbers. A challenge activity is also included for those who are ready to divide fractions. In the first part, knowing how to multiply fractions is not necessary. They can use repeated addition.
The three recipes are included are from allrecipes.com and were specifically chosen because of they have a good variety of fractions and will not cause confusion.
The challenge activity can be used as a center and students may watch a video on dividing fractions before completing the activity.
Enjoy the cupcakes!