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Adding or Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators - Algorithm and Visual Models

Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Subject Math
Grade Level Grades 5-6
Resource Type Lesson Plan


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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.



Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators.pdf

Lesson Plan
November 17, 2023
0.8 MB
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