Module 2: Fractions, Decimals and Percents
Section 2.1: Fractions
2.1A: Exploring Fractions and Equivalent Fractions
WebMath: What is a fraction:
Have you ever wondered what a number fraction looks like in a pizza? This tool will help you visualize any fraction with the click of your mouse.
http://www.webmath.com/k8if.html
Fresh Baked Fractions:
Find the fraction that isn’t equivalent to the others. Choose your difficulty level.
http://www.funbrain.com/fract/index.html
Fraction Frenzy:
Put your equivalentfractionskills to the test: see how you match up against fraction frenzy!
http://www.learningplanet.com/sam/ff/index.asp
Melvin’s MakeAMatch:
Can you put all of Melvin's potions back in place? Match the equivalent fractions (in pictureform and in fractionform).
http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/equivalentfractions/index.html
Tony’s Fraction Pizza Shop:
How much money can you make making pizzas? Use your fraction skills to put the correct toppings on pizzas. Be careful: customers demand money back if their pizza is wrong!
http://www.mrnussbaum.com/pizza_game/index.html
2.1C: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Common Denominators
Math Splat:
Click on the right answer to addition problems or the bug splats on your windshield! (Adding fractions with common denominators.)
http://fen.com/studentactivities/MathSplat/mathsplat.htm
2.1D: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators
Soccer shootout:
Win a soccer game by subtracting fractions with different denominators.
http://www.funbrain.com/cgibin/fract.cgi?A1=s&A2=4&A15=1
2.1E: Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers
Clara Fraction: Ice Cream Shop:
How much money can you make scooping ice cream? Use your mixed number and fraction skills to put the correct scoops of ice cream on the cone. Be careful: customers demand money back if their ice cream cone is wrong!
http://www.mrnussbaum.com/icecream/index.html
Fraction Games:
Lots of great fractionrelated games. Try the addition and subtraction game!
http://www.jamit.com.au/fractiongames.htm
Section 2.2: Decimals
2.2A: Making Connections – Fractions and Decimals
Comparing Fractions and Decimals:
A tank game that will help you practice converting fractions to decimals and vice versa.
http://www.toonuniversity.com/flash.asp?err=198
2.2B: Classifying Decimals
Comparing Decimals and Percentages:
A matching game. Choose “Fractions and Decimals” from the list of things to compare.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/fractiondecimalpercentage/comparing/decimalspercentages/game.shtml
Section 2.3: Percents
2.3A: Making Connections – Fractions, Decimals and Percent
BBC Education: Saloon Snap:
Be quick on the draw! Match the fractions, decimals and percents before your opponent does. Click on “key ideas” or “tips” to review the concepts.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave/games/saloonsnap.html
Comparing Decimals and Percentages:
A matching game. Choose “Decimals and Percentages” or “Fractions and Percentages’ or “Compare all three” from the list of things to compare.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/fractiondecimalpercentage/comparing/decimalspercentages/game.shtml
