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Equivalent Fractions Pointer

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Java Applet 
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Visually represent equivalent fractions by dividing squares or circles and shading portions equivalent to a given fraction. Also shows the fractional value on a number line as you color in the frac...
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Playing Fraction Track

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Java Applet 
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Adapted from the work of Akers, Tierney, Evans, and Murray [1998], this game encourages students to compare relative sizes of fractions and get used to adding fractions with different denominators. Re...
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Who Wants Pizza?

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
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Activities designed to introduce fractions in a conceptbuilding way, together with a page for teachers with implementation ideas and standards links. The activities can be done on computers with Inte...
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Converting between Fractions, ...

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
JavaScript 
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By sliding a lever, students can change the numerator and denominator of a fraction. In the process, students will be able to make connections between numerator or denominator size and fraction size. ...
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Fraction Sorter

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Java Applet 
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Graphically cut squares or circles into parts representing a fraction's denominator, then color in the correct portions to represent the numerator. Then order these fractions from least to greatest...
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Converting between Fractions, ...

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
JavaScript 
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This worksheet follows up on the classwork activity. (see link below in Resource Connections)
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Real Estate Tycoon

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Computer 
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In this yearlong project, students design, "build," and "sell" a house; after which they simulate investment of the profits in the stock market. Along the way, students make scale drawings, compute w...
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Comparing Fractions Dialogue

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Java Applet 
Support Material 

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Introduces students to the basics of reducing fractions and learning to compare fractions.
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Old Egyptian Fractions for And...

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Android 
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This is the Android version of the Mathcats Old Egyptian Fractions:
Old Egyptian Math Cats knew fractions like 1/2 or 1/4 (one piece of a pie).
But to make fractions like 3/4, they had to add pi...
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Adding Unit Fractions

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Android 
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Get the proper fractions listed at the top of the application, adding two or three unit fractions. Each proposed proper fraction has a variable number of solutions and different levels of difficulty. ...
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Reading Fractions

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Android 
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This app lets you view fractions represented in the form of overlapping circles and bars. The two graphs are interactive. They can be changed by dragging on the screen.
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Proper Fractions

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Android 
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Use this tool to explore equivalent fractions, the Ahmes 2/n table of the RMP, and/or the table shown in the Akhmim Papyrus.
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XPMath: Converting Improper Fr...

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Flash 
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Students race against the clock to convert improper fractions to mixed numbers in this game.
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XPMath: Converting Mixed Numbe...

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Flash 
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Students race against the clock to convert mixed numbers to improper fractions in this game.
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Ordenador de fracciones

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Java Applet 
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Los estudiantes representan los números fraccionarios coloreando las porciones correspondientes, bien sea de un círculo o de un cuadrado, y luego ordenándolos de menor a mayor.
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Indicador de fracciones equiva...

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
Java Applet 
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Representa fracciones equivalentes por medio de la división de cuadrados o círculos y sombrear las porciones equivalentes a una fracción dada. Muestra también el valor fraccionario en una recta num...
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Reducing Fractions

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
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The user can learn how to reduce fractions. After viewing examples and methods to use to reduce fractions, users can practice interactively with fractions that they are asked to write in lowest terms.
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Fraction Definitions

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
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The user reviews the rules for converting mixed numbers to fractions. After viewing examples, users can interactively practice converting mixed numbers to an improper fraction and finding its reciproc...
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Fractions Unit Quiz

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
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The user can take this online interactive quiz to practice working with fractions.
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How Much Pizza to Order?

Simplifying fractions (Math 6) 
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The program raises the problem from a hypothetical party where the guests ask for a specific fraction of pizza. Guests can only choose two types of pizza for each party. The program calls for the tota...
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