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TitleSimplifying Fractions
Brief descriptionThis worksheet guides students through using shaded grids to create their own fractions representing parts of a whole and finding alternate ways of expressing those fractions using different sizes of grids.
PurposeConcept development; Practice problems
Topic(s)Simplifying fractions
Type of activityStudent individual work
Where work is doneEither in and out of class
Time required10 to 30 minutes
Suggestions for implementationThis worksheet is a step-by-step guide to finding equivalent fractions starting simple and getting more difficult. The students will have the opportunity to explore different ways to shade and 'visualize' the equivalent values.
Task developer(s)David Peterson
CollegeCentralia CC
LicenseOpen (CC-BY)
Files:Fraction Simplification Preview
PostedDecember 19, 2012, 1:36 pm by Maricopa Teacher
Last UpdatedDecember 19, 2012, 1:36 pm