Fractions 3: Adding and Subtracting Fraction
Angela Kanerva, MA
Pinckney Community Schools, Pinckney MI.

C Layer:

• Purple Book pages 117 Number line   15 pts.
• Purple Book page 120  Adding & Subtracting 15 pts.
• Purple Book pg 121 Mixed Numbers   15 pts.
• Fractions worksheets pack     5 pts.

B Layer:

Computer Lab Activity: Fractions 3    15 pts.

Home project: Double that recipe!    15 pts.

Find a recipe that has fractions in it.  Write down

the recipe then write down the recipe doubled or tripled.

Show all of your math work: ¼ + ¼ = 2/4.

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 (Check list completed in green folder) 10 pts.

Clothes line fractions:  Create 5-10 index cards that have  15 pts.

pictures on the front of things in fractions. Clip them on a clothesline in order from least to greatest.  They should all have the same denominator. Include the zero and 1 on your clothesline. (See sample in classroom)

A Layer:         20 pts.

Michigan is made of two parts.  What are they?  Write a fraction of how much of Michigan’s population lives in each section.  Which part of Michigan do you think it is better to live in and why?

= required     Total    /100 points