FUN FRIDAY: Fraction strips galore

Just by looking at the photos provided in this great post on using fraction strips, you can see that learners are engaged.

Photo Credit: Erin Mahollitz

Erin Mahollitz’s active and visual lesson is sure to give learners a real understanding of fractions and an understanding of the relationship between fractions.

Ideas on how to make this memorable lesson less complex or more complex? Are there other visuals your students could make to better understand relationships, numbers, or concepts?

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  1. […] the tutorial.  I used colored construction paper strips that I still had on hand from doing this activity with my 5th graders.  I spent a long time cutting those 8 years ago and there was no way I was […]