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4th Grade Fractions and Decimals

Technology Tools to support the following TEKS: 4.2GH, 4.3G

#2minPD Using ThingLink for "Pre-Teaching"

This #2minPD video describes how to use ThingLink, a free web-based tool, to "pre-teach" new content to students. Ever have students finish a test earlier than you thought they would? Wish you'd planned a meaningful task for students to engage in during this awkward time?

30 Hands- Free

Different from other presentation apps, 30hands Mobile focuses on the power of storytelling and ITERATIVE CREATIVITY(TM). Drag photos, images or video clips around the desktop into the order of the story. Next, record audio over each image. Easy editing allows students to take learning to a higher level and creates a better final video whether created by student or teacher. Finally, the presentation can be published to the Camera Roll or uploaded to a 30hands Cloud collaborative learning site.
Suggested Activities

5th Grade Fraction Activities by Amy Hull

A collection of different fraction activities that students can choose to demonstrate understanding.
Click here to access the Thinglink activity.

Basic Fraction- Free

Learn and practice the fundamental concepts about fractions including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Extensions to fraction include algebra (introduction through Find x questions), decimal and percentage. 2 games are provided to make these fraction drills fun. Tic-Tac-Toe is a 2-player game where players take turn to mark the board and work on fractions. Word Galaxy is a single-player game that will flex the left and right hemisphere of the brain while the player solves fraction questions and a word/phrase puzzle.
Video Tutorial
Comparing Fractions

Battleship Numberline

This extremely versatile game can be used as both a teaching tool and independent skill reinforcement. By projecting the game onto an interactive whiteboard, you can model mathematical thinking and address student misconceptions. Then have students play on their own or with partners for fun and meaningful hands-on practice.

BrainPOP - Fractions and Decimals

Animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids, aligned with state standards

Chicken Coop Fractions Game- Free

You will be shown a fraction and your job is to estimate the decimal equivalent by placing a nest on a number line. Our hens are mathematical experts and they will fire their eggs towards the correct answer. If your estimate is good the eggs will be caught in the nest but if you're too far out it all gets very messy. Web based version also available.
Video Tutorial
Fractions on a Number Line




Learn what decimal numbers are, and see how decimals are related to fractions. Along the way, find decimals on the number line, convert between fractions and decimals, and compare decimals. Community Questions

Educreations- Free

Record your voice and iPad® screen to create dynamic video tutorials that students and colleagues can access any time, as needed.
Task Card
ICT with Miss C
Bloom's Examples
Math Problems by Sara Romine
Math Think Alouds

E-Lab, Grade 4

Place Value to 100,000 Ordering Numbers Subtracting Across Zeros Modeling Multiplication Division with Remainders Modeling Division Prime and Composite Numbers Equivalent Fractions Subtracting Like Fractions Adding Unlike Fractions Subtracting Unlike Fractions Equivalent Decimals

Equivalent Fractions- Free

Create equivalent fractions by dividing and shading squares or circles, and match each fraction to its location on the number line. Check your work, and use the table feature to capture results and look for patterns. Got a particular value for which you’d like to make equivalent fractions? Use “Build Your Own” mode.
Task Card
Equivalent Fractions

Fraction Basics - Free

This free video app provides a quick and simple way for you to learn and understand the basics behind fractions. There are 12 computer animated videos on understanding fractions, improper fractions & mixed fractions, equivalent fractions, adding fractions, adding fractions examples, subtracting fractions, multiplying fractions, multiplying fractions examples, dividing fractions, dividing fractions examples, convert fraction to percent, convert decimal to fraction. Each of these videos is divided into several different parts that you can easily skipped to.




Learn how to do basic arithmetic with fractions (add, subtract, and multiply). Also learn about mixed numbers and equivalent fractions, and use this knowledge to compare fractions with unlike denominators.

Fractions - by Brainingcamp - Free

Everything you need for teaching and learning: (1) Narrated lesson (2) Practice questions (3) Virtual manipulative (4) Challenging game

Fractions on a number line - Free

Fractions practice for math students. Students are asked to place fractions on a number line to show a good understanding of fractions as numbers. There are 4 levels of play, with each level generating more difficult fractions.

Fraction Webquest

Help us straighten up this FRACTION nightmare!! We're trying to do some baking and cooking in this kitchen, but the crazy chefs don't understand how to measure out the ingredients correctly! PLEASE share your knowledge of fractions with the chefs and let's create some delicious foods!

Geoboard- Free

Geoboard is a tool for exploring a variety of mathematical topics introduced in the elementary and middle grades. Learners stretch bands around the pegs to form line segments and polygons and make discoveries about perimeter, area, angles, congruence, fractions, and more.
Perimeter Party
Multiplying Fractions
Geoboard Fractions
Math Think Alouds

Harvey's Homepage: Show Me the Money

Harvey's Homepage
Harvey is a retired Math Curriculum Supervisor that has graciously shared his SMART Notebook files with the world. You can download them for free or you can purchase them on a jumpdrive for $30.00. For best results, use Firefox to download the lessons.

Illuminations: Fractions and Decimals

Search results for fractions and decimals. Illuminations works to serve you by increasing access to quality standards-based resources for teaching and learning mathematics, including interactive tools for students and instructional support for teachers.

iPad Math Tools by Meghan Zigmond

Various iPad apps to support math instruction. Includes video tutorials. Click here to access the Thinglink image.

K12 Equivalence Tiles

Get on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

Know Your Fractions

A teacher created independent activity for math workstations. Click here to access the Thinglink image.

Math 4 Raft Race

Math 4 Raft Race is a mathematical game that has players use math skills to find supplies to build a raft before the race starts. The players need to complete tasks in four different areas to earn their supplies. At the beginning of each store (level) there is a short story about what you will need to be working on. There is an option to skip the story if you are ready to get right to work. As you navigate through the store there are tips on how to answer upcoming questions. Once you have answered enough questions to receive one item from each of the four stores you can build your raft and race.

Math E-Lab: Comparing Numbers

Harcourt School e-Labs
The Learning Site offers a wealth of resources designed to bring the world to your classroom. We are always striving to use the latest and greatest Web tools to bring our site to life -- tools that you need to take advantage of the fast-paced world of the Internet.

Math Study Jams: Fractions and Decimals

Search Results for fractions and decimals.