Adding and subtracting fractions

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A guided approach to adding and subtracting fractions.

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May 2019
I’m concerned when you teach the kids to multiply 1/2 times 4 and you get 4/8. That actually gives you 4/2 which is 2. If they memorized that method then later did it with a calculator it would give them trouble.
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July 2016
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April 2013
Thank you for the clear, guided explanation of this concept. As a visual learner, it is great to see the "process" of working with fractions that is easy to walk through with the struggling student!!
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August 2010
Thank you my class have been struggling with common denominators etc and now they get it.
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June 2010
Thank you for sharing an excellent resource.
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May 2010
Brilliant resource. Excellently scaffolded for a topic that is often really hard for them to make the jump from level 5 to 6 with. <br/> <br/>Develops understanding as well as teaching the method. <br/> <br/>Thanks!
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August 2008
What a great idea to get the children to work out how to add/sub fractions and why they make each step along the way
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March 2008
Just perfect!
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February 2008
excellent. gets them to write their own 'how to notes'