This is a hands-on and visual way for students to learn fractions. It also can be used when they are learning about mixed fractions. 5 Hands-On Activities for Teaching Fractions that your Students will LOVE!
Or, work with a partner (or the teacher) and play Fraction Domino War. Each person places a domino on their side of the whiteboard, and the student with the greatest fraction wins both dominos. The student with the most dominos at the end wins.
Several ideas for the conceptually teaching of fractions with hands-on activities. These resources will be great for hands-on learners. Also, the teacher could create games out of these dominos, number lines, and other objects.
With this engaging activity about creating fractions of pizza with cheese, pepperoni, or supreme. The students will write equations comparing what fractions of pizza are what and which one is greater than the other.
"On the white paper (plain popcorn) I wrote numbers, on the yellow (buttered popcorn) I wrote math symbols (+ – x ). Students can then choose 2 pieces of white popcorn and 1 piece of yellow. They write the equation and answer in their books.