5 Hands-On Activities for Teaching Fractions that your Students will LOVE! Make mixed number from improper fraction

pin 48
heart 2

We introduced fractions greater than one by modeling them with pattern blocks and writing them as a mixed number, and also as an improper fraction. Then we discussed the similarity between the two numbers. After lots of examples with pattern blocks, we moved to pictures in our journals. We started with the mixed number, drew the picture, then named it as an improper fraction. After several of those, we started with the improper fraction, drew the picture, then named it as a mixed number. P3

pin 24

This free, printable worksheet gets students thinking about improper fractions and mixed numbers. The first half of the worksheet gets students convert mixed numbers to improper fractions, and the second half asks for vice versa. The worksheet finishes off with a word problem. Includes answer sheet. Read more at http://kidspressmagazine.com/cool-math/worksheets/fractions-2/improper-fractions-mixed-numbers.html#stRP5y7zAAqY0IFA.99 #math, #fractions, #printable, #worksheet

pin 8
Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas