## Introduction to Fractions

SOL 1.3 The student will identify the parts of a set and/or region that represent fractions for halves, thirds, and fourths and write the

fractions.

**Fraction Dominoes Math Center Game****Description**: Students will practice identifying fractions and comparing halves, thirds and fourths. They will not only match up these fractions but they will also get practice writing fractions.

**Materials:**

Domino cards printed out and cut apart.

Domino puzzle game record sheet.

Class Camera

Sticky Pad

**Teacher/Parent Directions-**Print dominoes cards on card-stock and laminate. Then them cut apart. Students will play a dominoes game where they have to match fractions in sets, as part of a whole, the written word and number.

**~KIDS DIRECTIONS~**1. Start with the domino that has the word "start" on it. (See example below)

2. Match the first fraction with another domino that has the same fraction shown on it. Continue to match the dominoes end to end until you reach the domino with the word "Stop" on it.

4. When you finish the puzzle. Record on your record sheet the fractions in order of the fractions in the finished dominoes puzzle.

**For Example:**The first fraction in the dominoes puzzle game is 1/2. You Do not have to repeat the same fractions when writing them down.

*5. Use the class camera to take a picture of your puzzle with your name next to it on a sticky pad.

*If camera not available please draw picture of exactly what the puzzle looks like.

**Differentiation**: Make a number line between 0 and 1 and put the fractions seen in the puzzle in order where they would fall on the number line.

**Formal: Students complete the puzzle correctly with the starting domino and stopping at the stop domino.**

*Assessment*:Summative: Students turn in picture of puzzle and record sheet.

__Materials Attached:__

kids_directions_fraction_dominoes_math_center_game.docx | |

File Size: | 98 kb |

File Type: | docx |

fractiondominoesmathcenter.pdf | |

File Size: | 3234 kb |

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fractions_dominos_game_puzzle_record_sheet.docx | |

File Size: | 14 kb |

File Type: | docx |

**Reference**:

*Fraction Dominoes Math Cente*r by Laura Davis - http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Fraction-Dominoes-Math-Center

TSL Books Apple Addition Worksheet - http://www.tlsbooks.com/aimsappleadditionstrand1po3gr1.pdf