Decimals and Fractions Teacher Resources
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Young mathematicians demonstrate their understanding of fractions and decimals as they investigate the flags of nations from around the world. Using the 10x10 grid provided on the accompanying worksheet, students draw a country's flag of their choosing and determine the fractions and decimals representing the proportion of each color in the design.
4th - 6th Math 61 Views 49 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Initial Fraction Ideas Lesson 20: Overview
Whether you're measuring the ingredients for a recipe or splitting pizza between some friends, fractions are everywhere. Teach young mathematicians how to add fractions in order to solve real-world problems with this elementary math lesson.
3rd - 6th Math 45 Views 27 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Compare Decimals Using Fractions
Fractions have many applications, and in this video, they are translated into an opportunity to compare the relative size of decimals in word problems. A review of greater than and less than symbols kicks off the instruction, followed by a discussion of the common misconception that a longer number is greater in value.
4 mins 4th - 6th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sweet Fraction Bars
Make sense of decomposing fractions by adding and subtracting parts of a whole. Fourth graders solve story problems by using ten-frames, number lines, or even candy bars that can be broken into pieces. Using each manipulative as a learning tool is a great way for pupils to visualize the decomposition of a fraction.
3rd - 5th Math 133 Views 242 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Multiplication and Division Pick 'n' Mix 2
Fifth graders practice a wide range of strategies for solving multiplication and division problems with whole numbers and decimal fractions. They interact with operations on decimals, relevant size and place value of decimals to three places and properties of operations with fractional numbers and integers.
5th Math 50 Views 226 Downloads
Study Jams! Decimal & Fraction Equivalents
If a candy bar costs 3/4 of a dollar, can your mathematicians figure out the cost in cents? After watching this animated video, your learners will see that every fraction can be a decimal and every decimal can be a fraction. The video demonstrates two ways to convert the fractions, one using division, and the other using the multiplicative shortcut to change the denominator to a power of 10.
4 mins 4th - 7th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Study Jams! Decimal, Fraction, & Percent Equivalents
If percents, fractions, and decimals can all mean the same number how do we go from one to another? During this lesson, watch how it goes over the basic steps needed to go from one rational number to the next. Both examples go in the order of fractions to decimals to percents, the first example goes backward to check.
4th - 7th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Eight problems get seventh graders selecting the likelihood of certain real-world events occurring. They relate the probabilities in fraction, decimal, and percent form. No answer key is provided, so make sure to create one prior to going over answers with your class.
6th - 8th Math 21 Views 23 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Rewrite a Fraction as a Repeating Decimal Using Division
Show how fractions can be repeating decimals through long division. Practice dividing before placing a few examples on a number line. Shows how to round repeated decimal answers and how your learners can use the Table of Ninths as a shortcut.
5 mins 5th - 7th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Converting Fractions to Decimals
Help mathematicians convert fractions to decimals and vice versa through these exercise sets. First, they write out nine fractions as decimals. This is really a practice in place value, as all the denominators here are 10. One of them requires multiplying to become an equivalent fraction with the denominator of 10.
4th - 6th Math 55 Views 219 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Dimes and Pennies
Help your fourth graders make cents out of fractions and decimals with this short word problem. After learning that dimes are one-tenth and pennies one-hundredth of a dollar, students write a fraction and decimal for a given number of coins.
3rd - 5th Math 7 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Groups of learners create an animation illustrating fractions using common objects. They choose everyday objects that they can divide into fractions. They take pictures of the objects dividing into fractions and create an animation with labels, titles, and a song.
2nd - 6th Math 129 Views 409 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Representing Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
In this fractions, decimals, and percents lessons, students explore various methods of representing fractions. They demonstrate situations that represent rational numbers. Students create a foldable exploring fractions, decimals and percents.
5th - 7th Math 66 Views 364 Downloads
Motion Math HD - Fractions!
Where on the number line does this value belong? A fun, engaging app asks that question in the form of a game. Tilt the tablet to place numbers where they belong. Compare new numbers to existing numbers to find just the right spot.
3rd - 6th Math 45 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Fruits of Fairness
Unfortunately the world isn't fair, but exactly how unfair is it? In this cross-curricular instructional activity, young mathematicians explore the uneven distribution of wealth in the United States, using their knowledge of percents and proportions to model the country's economy with members of the class.
4th - 9th Math 29 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Actions with Fractions: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Common Denominators
Fourth graders develop a conceptual understanding of fractions and begin to add and subtract fractions with like denominators. Included is a worksheet to assess readiness and a teacher's checklist showing class understanding at a glance. Fraction games and printable game pieces available.
3rd - 5th Math 166 Views 228 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring Equivalent Fractions
An extensive lesson plan explores equivalent fractions and is intended for three 60-minute periods. Young mathematicians compare and order fractions with like and unlike denominators. Included are worksheets, assessments, and answer sheets; everything needed for a complete lesson plan.
3rd - 5th Math 186 Views 1786 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Study Jams! Order Fractions & Decimals
Going from fraction to decimal and decimal to fraction shouldn't be a chore, but an easy step for young mathematicians to do within problems. This interactive lesson shows how long division can change any fraction to a decimal. Started with a decimal?
4th - 7th Math 13 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable