Mathematics is one of the toughest subjects to teach to a kid. It is necessary to teach the subject in a manner that is easy for kids to understand. For that, this week we bring to you exercises for your kids to practice fractions. Fraction is an important topic to cover in mathematics. It is needed for one to excel in the subject. Thus we bring to you this fraction activity worksheet for kids to practice and learn about fractions.
Originating from the Latin word “Fractus” which means “broken” In Mathematics, fractions can be defined as the parts of a whole. This can be a number or any specific value or a thing. In other words, fractions are portions or sections of any quantity. It is denoted by using the ‘/’ symbol thus, 4/8 is a fraction where the upper part denotes the numerator and the lower part is the denominator. In mathematics, a fraction denotes a numerical value.
In the following exercises, students have to look at each of the following pictures and determine whether they are one whole, three-quarters, half, or quarter. Then they’ll have to cut the pictures and paste each of those in the right column. There are four different columns one each for one whole, three quarters, Download the worksheet and get started now.
There are several exercises for kids to practice. Download and print these worksheets to get the kids started with learning about fractions. Scissors are sharp and kids can hurt themselves. Be sure to cut the sheets out for them. Children can be as smart as they can be when they want to learn new things. It is thus important to teach them in ways that they enjoy. While teaching fractions you can use the example of pizza slices to teach how a whole is divided and represented as a fraction. It is only after they learn these that they would move on to perform addition and other operations with fractions. So be sure that the kid understands the concept wholly.
You can always use other worksheets and activities to teach kids. Download the worksheet and guide the students through the exercises. All of our worksheets are printable and free. Be sure to visit our website for more flashcards, worksheets, and coloring books to give your child the best chance of learning new things at a faster pace. What are you waiting for then? Get started now!