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Duck Into Action With Fractions

Ducks hate getting mail! Find out why with a math instructional activity that prompts kids to define fractions in order to solve a riddle. They view 12 fractions and align the letters to find the answer.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • A good homework assignment or warm-up activity
  • Use in a math center with small groups working together to solve the problems
  • Bring in manipulatives, such as blocks or tiles, to help kids further define fractions
Pros

  • Great for helping kids visualize fractions
  • Fun for even the most reluctant math learners in your class
  • Provides teaching tips and a teacher reference sheet
Cons

  • None
Common Core

Included Materials

  • Teacher Reference

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