When I first started teaching adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators to my fifth graders, I quickly realized that they needed some concrete step-by-step directions. They also needed a way to organize their work. I racked my brain for a
Adding and Subtracting Fractions Using the Four-Square Method
Waldorf ~ grade ~ Math ~ Fractions ~ Butterfly Method ~ add or subtract fractions the butterfly way. Adding the visuals really helps the ideas stick, learn your fractions now and higher math will be much easier!
Adding/Subtracting Fractions - Teaching teachers to teach fractions using other strategies than shortcuts. Understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining and separating parts referring to the same whole.
This set of task cards is for Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators. These are not problem solving task cards. If you want the problem solving ones you can get them in my store by clicking HERE
This FREE Adding Fractions Bump Games contains 2 different bump games to help students practice adding fractions with like and unlike denominators. These bump games are so simple to use, and take a minimal amount of prep. Simply print out the game sheet,