Unit B

Equally partition area, linear and set models

Fraction Learning Pathway

Additional Prompts

If A is one whole, what fraction does B show?

Additional Prompts unit B

Choose a shape and partition it into many equal pieces. Use fractions to name the size of each piece.

Our class is setting up for a Science Fair in our gym. The gym space will be shared equally between each of the participating students. Use the paper given to represent the area of the gym floor.

  1. Partition the gym floor to represent 8 participating students.
  2. How would the gym floor be partitioned if four more students decidedto participate?
  3. At the last minute, two more students decided to participate. Howmight you partition the gym floor so that each student has an equal amount of space?