2: Equivalent Fractions 3rd
Angela Kanerva, MA
Pinckney Community Schools, Pinckney MI.
Computer Lab Activity: Fractions 2 15 pts.
Home project: Make a pizza! 15 pts.
Use a piece of bread, a pizza crust, a bagel or English muffin, decorate it with toppings. Write the recipe and the fractional parts of the pizza that are each topping combination on an index card. You can take pictures or bring it in for your mid-morning snack, then Show-n-Tell your pizza project!
Home Measuring: Complete page 124 in the purple book. 15 pts.
Measure 10 items around your house to the nearest ½ inch or ¼ inch.
Michigan Map (Distance
Measurement) 10 pts.
the toys you have. If the fraction has an equivalent, be ready to
equivalent fraction. Sample: 5/10 is the same as 1/2).
A Layer: 20 pts.
Find a recipe and copy it on the recipe card. Which measuring
tools will you need to make your recipe? Is it ok to use drinking
as measuring cups when you make your recipe? Why or Why not?