Fractions Poster & Chart for the Classroom

A fractions poster and chart can be valuable tools for teachers to help teach students about fractions in the classroom. It provides a visual representation of fractions and can aid in understanding the concept of parts of a whole.

Here are some of the ways teachers can effectively use a fractions poster and chart in their classroom:

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  • Introduction to Fractions: Begin by introducing the concept of fractions using concrete examples. Show students different objects (like pizza slices, chocolate bars, etc.) and explain how fractions represent parts of a whole. The chart illustrates these examples and shows how fractions are written visually.
  • Visual Representation: A fractions chart is a visual aid that displays fractions clearly and organized. Teachers can use the chart to demonstrate different fractions, compare their sizes, and identify equivalent fractions. This helps students grasp the relationships between different fractions.
  • Equivalent Fractions: Show students how to find equivalent fractions using the chart. Highlight that multiplying or dividing the numerator and the denominator by the same number results in an equivalent fraction. Use the chart to demonstrate this process.
  • Comparing Fractions: The poster/chart can be used to compare fractions. Teachers can help students understand the concepts of greater than, less than, and equal to by using the chart to compare the sizes of fractions visually.
  • Adding and Subtracting Fractions: The chart can be instrumental when teaching addition and subtraction of fractions. Teachers can show students how to find a common denominator and perform the operations using the visual representation on the chart.
  • Multiplying and Dividing Fractions: The fraction poster/chart can also help teach multiplication and division of fractions. Teachers can demonstrate how to multiply fractions by multiplying the numerators and denominators and dividing fractions by taking the reciprocal of the second fraction and then multiplying.
  • Interactive Activities: Create interactive activities where students work with the chart themselves. Provide fraction cards that students can place on the chart to create different fractions and understand their relationships.
  • Hands-on Manipulatives: In addition to the chart, use hands-on manipulatives like fraction tiles, circles, or bars. These physical tools can be used alongside the chart to provide a tactile understanding of fractions.
  • Real-world Applications: Connect fractions to real-world applications. Use the chart to show how fractions are used in measurements, cooking, and everyday scenarios. This helps students see the practical relevance of the concept.
  • Assessment: Use the chart for assessment purposes. Provide students with fraction-related questions and ask them to use the chart to solve problems, compare fractions, or demonstrate their understanding.
  • Differentiation: The chart can be a helpful tool for differentiated instruction. Students who grasp the concept quickly can use the chart to explore more complex fractions or problems, while others can use it as a support to build their understanding.

More Fractions charts & Poster

NewPath Learning Math Bulletin Board Chart Set, Fractions, Set of 7

Features a collection of separate posters, each covering a separate, curriculum topic. Uniquely designed, while one side can be posted for student reference, the reverse features dry-erase activities perfect for individual student review or as a learning center activities! Graphic images and hands-on activities combine to provide comprehensive coverage of … Read more

Carson Dellosa Education Fractions Chart, Grade 2-8

This colorful Fractions Chart is a valuable resource that includes both fraction circles and fraction bars for students to reference when learning this essential math skill. Display in a math center for students to easily reference. Chart measures 17″ x 22″. Charts are an excellent reference resource for students! The … Read more

Creative Teaching Press® Fractions, Decimals and Percents, Small Chart

Teach fractions, decimals and percents using this essential math chart. Includes reproducibles and activity ideas on the back to reinforce math skills. 17″ x 22″

TREND Fractions & Decimals Learning Charts Combo Pack, Set of 5

Create inviting, exciting spaces with eye-catching charts and lots of learning! Convenient five-chart pack for Grades 3-6 includes Converting Fractions, Decimals, and Percentages, Reducing Fractions, Multiplication, Operations with Fractions, and Operations with Decimals. Extra Value: Reproducibles on back. Durable. 17″ x 22″.

TREND Equivalent Fractions Learning Chart, 17″ x 22″

Teach equivalent fractions as students’ understanding of fraction concepts progress. Durable. Extra Value: Reproducibles on back. Measures 17″ x 22″.

TREND Operations with Fractions Learning Chart, 17″ x 22″

Here’s a great reference for students learning to master fractions. Durable. Extra Value: Reproducibles on back. 17″ x 22″.

Mark Twain Media Comparing Fractions Chart

Chartlets are an excellent reference resource for students! The Comparing Fractions chart measures 17″ x 22″ and includes a resource guide on the back. Display in a math center for students to easily reference. Charts are also available in a variety of topics, colors, and prints to support any classroom … Read more

Ashley Productions® Smart Poly® Smart Wheel®, Fractions

Smart Poly® material has been designed for charts in the classroom and home. The charts are strong, durable, water proof, and do not need lamination. The write-on/wipe-off surface is designed for dry erase or water based markers and washable crayons. Smart Poly Chart measures 13″ x 19″ with a heavy … Read more

Scholastic Primary Math Charts Bulletin Board Set by Scholastic

This all-in-one math reference set includes a place value chart, a hundred chart, an addition table, a multiplication table, and a fraction equivalents chart—a perfect supplement to any math curriculum! Includes an activity guide. Charts measure 18″ x 24″. Each set includes 5 pieces: place value chart, one hundred chart, … Read more

Carson Dellosa Education Common Core Fractions Bulletin Board Set

The new Common Core Fractions bulletin board takes each fraction concept from the third- through fifth-grade standards and explains it in clear, step-by-step directions. Each explanation is accompanied by helpful illustrations. The fractions posters are a useful addition to any upper elementary classroom. Includes 7 pieces; 5 large charge and … Read more

Visual aids like a fractions poster and chart are just some tools in a teacher’s toolkit. It’s essential to use various teaching methods and resources to cater to different learning styles and abilities within the classroom.

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