Adding Fourths to Make 1

Unit Fractions Same and Different

Counting by Fourths

How to use: Count out loud, then ask: What do you notice? What do you wonder? Check out Jessica Shumway’s excellent books for K-2 and 3-5 number sense routines, specifically the Counting Routines.

Denominator Counting

Counting by Three-Fourths

If you like this visual, you’ll love this book by Megan L. Franke, Elham Kazemi, and Angela Chan Turrou: Choral Counting & Counting Collections

Decomposing to Subtract

How to use: Have students solve each problem on their own, then watch the video and ask: What is the same? What is different?

Fractions Identity Property of Multiplication

Fraction Identity Property of 1 Same Different

Commutative Property Multiplying Fractions

Fraction Zoom

Musical Fractions

Musical Fractions (No Fraction Symbols)