# Teaching fractions

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Roll and Color a Fraction- A favorite from the March NO PREP Packet for FIRST GRADE!

Several ideas for the conceptually teaching of fractions with hands-on activities.

FREE! Fraction Anchor Chart Freebie and Hands-on Fractions - Young Teacher Love by Kristine Nannini

I love to use hands on manipulatives when teaching fractions to my first grade classroom! These activities are a lot of fun and are easy to implement right away!

We’ve been doing all kinds of math with Legos, and most recently it’s been fractions! Gresham (2nd grade) is new to fractions, and so we used Lego bricks to look at fractions from a variety of angles. It’s really easy to build fractions with Legos. We built 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, and 3/4 by making towers …

Fractions. Looking at a whole, halves and quarters of different shapes.

Teaching fractions with play-doh! This help students visualize fraction games that will help them understand fractions conceptually.

The best way for students to understand fractions is to get hands-on experience. In this game, students are constantly building and deconstructing fractions, finding equivalent fractions, and using their fraction knowledge strategically to win. Math games are a great way for elementary students to learn! www.elementarymat...

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

Colorful Teaching: Teaching Fractions! Is it funny that my college level math professor gave me the exact worksheet!?