equivalent fractions

We'll canoe another 2/5 tomorrow - example from like denominators (common denominator) lesson
To¬†add fractions¬†there are three simple steps: Step 1: Make sure the bottom numbers (the denominators) are the same. Step 2:¬†Add¬†the top numbers (the numerators), put that answer over the denominator. Step 3: Simplify the¬†fraction¬†(if needed) We believe that children learn from multiple examples in multiple situations. I’m sure you, oh […]

Math Lesson – Adding like fractions (with a common denominator)

find an equivalent fraction to 2 out of 5 fish
Equivalent fractions¬†are different¬†fractions¬†that name the same number. The numerator and the denominator of a¬†fraction must be multiplied by the same nonzero whole number in order to have¬†equivalent fractions. The presentations and videos below provide multiple explanations and examples. Using Equivalent Fractions on a Number Line I really like this PPT […]

Math Lesson – Equivalent fractions