Useful Links
Five Fantastic Fraction Sites!!!
1. Who Wants Pizza? <>  is a fun online activity for learning about fractions The activity has five parts plus practice activities for students to explore. Teachers will find notes about using these activities in the classroom.
2. Visual Fractions <>  has 8 categories of visualizations, lessons, and games for students to explore and learn the functions of fractions.
3. The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives <>  loads of interactive activities for students learning the use of fractions, + and -, and the x of fractions.
4. Thinking Blocks <>  is a great site for elementary/middle school math teachers. It provides interactive templates in which students use brightly colored blocks to model and solve problems. As students work through the problems they are provided with feedback as to whether or not they are using the correct sequence to solve each problem. There are templates and problems for +, X, fractions, and ratios. You can also develop your own problems using the modeling tool.
5. One of Conceptua Math's <>  primary focuses is on the development of interactive visual tools to aid teachers in the instruction of lessons on fractions. Conceptua Math's <>  offerings are a mix of (15) free and (paid) tools. Each of the free tools has an intro video & a sample lesson plan.