© 2019 by TailorED Instruction Inc. # Increase Motivation

#### Smoothie Fun

In this activity students need to find equivalent fractions by matching the smoothie ingredient with a smoothie cup.

# Pictures & Visuals

#### Mystery Picture

Students will decipher which fractions are equivalent and color the pattern according to the instructions.

# Creating Visuals

Students must analyse the fractions and explain why one of the fractions is not equivalent.

# Mathematical Reasoning

#### Equivalent Fractions Bingo

In this activity students must correctly identify the equivalent fractions in order to get bingo!

# Math Games

#### Fractions Pizza

Each group splits in half and follows instructions to draw and build their own pizza. Make sure each topping represents a different fraction of the pizza.

# Creating Visuals

#### Equal Proportions

n this activity students must correctly identify either the numerator or denominator of the equivalent fractions in order to win the race.

# Math Games

Teacher

Tips

Make sure that students understand that numerator and denominator don't have an additive relationship.

Notice that students oftentimes assume that fractions are determined as big or small according to how 'big' the number is.

Have students work together to correct each other’s work 