## Visual Fractions

## 101 Questions...that make you think and see math EVERYWHERE

Sign up for a free account or just check out what others have to say about these visual math wonders. Keep in mind that you want to think about what question comes to your mind first...then check out what others asked!

**Students:**Can you come up with possible math questions about the video or image? How many can you come up with? How would/could you solve them?**Teachers:**These pictures and videos become great discussion points and number talks with your kids. How much math can you see in them? What would the word problem be if written down? What are some great questions to solve?## Explore Math with Desmos

"At Desmos, we imagine a world of universal math literacy, where no student thinks that math is too hard or too dull to pursue. We believe the key is learning by doing. When learning becomes a journey of exploration and discovery, anyone can understand – and enjoy! – math."

Watch the video below for a quick visual overview...this really is a great tool in the classroom!

Watch the video below for a quick visual overview...this really is a great tool in the classroom!

## Math Video How-To's

Visual Fractions

How do you add fractions with unlike denominators?

Practice multiplying fractions

How do you reduce fractions?

How do you change fractions into decimals?

Do you always have to invert before you multiply a fractions?

How do you find a fraction of a group?

How do you compare and order fractions?

Can a set of data have more than one mode?

What is circumference?

Check here for Ordering Fractions

## Khan Academy

In order to better support your fifth grade student, I will be utilizing a web resource called Khan Academy to enhance mathematical instruction. In order to utilize this powerful resource, students will need access to a gmail account

**that their parents have created****(you have to be at least 13 to have your own gmail account).**The account (including the password) will be used to sign into Khan Academy, so students will need to know the username and password. Once you have your gmail identity, these are the directions for logging into Khan Academy and adding me as your coach.## enVision Website: Textbook online

Click on the above link to watch Topic videos, printout practice pages, or take assessments.

Digital Math Textbook and Student Practice Book

Digital Math Textbook and Student Practice Book

## Math-Drills

This is a fantastic site to practice ALL areas of math. There are hundreds of practice sheets....so get to it!

## Math Flash Cards

Daily practice is the only way to remember them. Have fun at this site and practice all your facts!

## Math Games

Practice what you've learned with these fun games!

## More and even more math activities!

Focus on the areas that you need the most work.