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Fraction Strips - represent, compare, order and operate on fractions by dragging strips from the fraction tower into the workspace and manipulating them.
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Drag parts from the fraction tower and combine them.

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Show rulers and change the number of parts.

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Use the alignment bar to compare fractions.

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Customize the fraction tower.

Examples

Ribbon Problem:

The grade 7 class is making decorations. They have 5 meters of ribbon to use. Each decoration takes 2/5 of a meter of ribbon.
How many decorations can they make?


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How-To Videos


Exploring, Creating and Naming Fraction Representations



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Moving, Copying, Deleting and Aligning Fraction Representations



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Fraction Strips and Fraction Towers
(Source - EduGAINS /Ministry Developed Resources/ Mathematics / Classroom Practices/Technology and Teaching Tools/Manipulative Use )
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