Thursday, March 05, 2015

Fraction Action!

After working on symmetry activities {here} it was time to begin some fraction action!
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
COIN TOSS
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
Students had to flip a coin ten times, and record whether it landed on heads or tails.
They tallied their results in the corresponding sections...
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.

Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
then had to add the values of their coin tosses. The could choose to use a nickel, dime, quarter, loonie, or toonie. It was a great way to include money practice as well as skip counting! (by 5's 10's, 25's, 1s, or 2's)

FRACTION PIZZAS
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
To begin, each student had to make a plan- how many of each topping would go on the slices?
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
Then it was time to put the plan together...
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
fraction pizza!
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
This fun activity is from Amy {here}

SHOE FRACTIONS
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
Students compared attributes about their shoes, then made fractions to show the data.
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.

Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.

CANDY FRACTIONS
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.

Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.
On Valentine's Day we used candy to sort by colors, then made fractions to show what was in each packet.
Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.

Fraction Action! We compared shoes, sorted candy, tossed coins, and designed our own pizzas to practice fractions in fun ways.

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