fraction teaching

Fractions can be modeled in various ways. The model with the square as the whole turned out to be the most useful. It can be used for everything except reducing a fraction to its lowest form.

Process with diagrams and suggested activities are included.


This is "how to make a low-cost fraction kit" inspired by Jodo Gyan (, Pullouts and other sources. It includes

1. fraction circles and sectors showing unit fractions

2. fractions strips which can be combined to form fraction wall

Fraction additon can be made interesting , easy and fun using this worksheet.

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