Comparing Mixed (Like and Unlike) Fractions
Aligned To Common Core Standard:Grade 4 Fractions- 4.NF.2 |
Like Fraction Comparisons
- Compare Like Fractions
w/ Like Denominators Step-by-Step Lesson- Break out your >,
<, or = symbols.
- Guided Lesson
- Start with a filled shape comparison, order fractions, and decide
on a sign to make a math sentence true.
- Guided Lesson Explanation
- I was a little tired when writing this one, so you might need
to put a little more effort in on this one.
- Practice Worksheet
- Determine if the fractions are greater than, less than, or equal
to each other.
- Matching Worksheet - Match the filled segmented pies with their fractions.
Unlike Fraction Comparisons
- Step-by-Step
Lesson- We add a visual in here to help the students see what
we are talking about.
- Guided Lesson
- A straight unlike denominator comparison, a visual comparison,
and ordering unlike fractions.
- Guided Lesson
Explanation - I really took my time on these explanations.
- Independent Practice
Worksheet 1 - I think you will really like what I put together
here.
- Independent Practice Worksheet 2 - Yes, there are some equal comparisons here and I had them compare one part of everything.
Answer Keys
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Homework Sheets
We start off the easy way. Just use straight symbols. We then add some model-based comparisons. We end off by ordering fraction values.
Practice Worksheets
I always like to remind students to check if they are equal first. If not, point the arrow to the smaller fraction.