Resources

Here are some some resources to help you understand why math and fractions are so important to your child's learning!  You will also find some great resources that further explain how we teach fractions and some resources you can use at home. 


1. Identifying Fractions on a Number Line http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ1093159.pdf

Wong, Monica – Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom, 2013. Retrieved from 

http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ1093159.pdf


2. Representing Equivalent Fractions Game http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ1093248.pdf 

Tucker, Stephen I. – Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom, 2014. Retrieved from http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ1093248.pdf


3. Variation in Children’s Understandings of Fractions http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED566521.pdf 

Fonger, Nicole L.; Tran, Dung; Elliott, Natasha – Grantee Submission, 2015. Retrieved from http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED566521.pdf 


4. Fractions: The New Frontier for Theories of Numerical Development http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED552807.pdf

Siegler, Robert S.; Fazio, Lisa K.; Bailey, Drew H.; Zhou, Xinlin – Grantee Submission, 2013. Retrieved from http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED552807.pdf


5. Fun Ideas for Home! http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ802701.pdf

Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom, v13 n2 p16-17 2008. Retrieved from http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ802701.pdf 



Here is another classroom website that you may find beneficial! This website includes links to other resources that you can use to help your child master the concept of fractions!

http://mrsbelbin.westboroughk12.org/unit-4---fractions.html