Ever wondered how to teach adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators in an engaging way to your 5th or 6th-grade students?
In this lesson plan, students will learn about fraction addition and subtraction and their real-life applications. Through artistic, interactive guided notes, check for understanding, a practice activity that includes a doodle & color by number worksheet, and a maze worksheet, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators.
The lesson culminates with a real-life example that explores how this math skill can be applied in practical situations. Students will read and write about real-life uses of adding and subtracting fractions.