Explore **adding and subtracting fractions** in this unit. Hands-on activities include demonstrations and fun games. Worksheets, online activities, and videos are also included to reinforce the concepts. This unit is designed to last **one week**, depending on how often you teach math.

Adding & Subtracting Fractions Demonstration:

- A printer and basic printing supplies
- Pattern blocks
- A pencil

- A printer and basic printing supplies
- Card stock
- Scissors
- Markers (coins, paper clips, beans, etc.)
- A pencil

- Index cards
- Markers
- Paper
- A pencil

- Index cards
- Markers
- Paper
- A pencil

- Index cards
- Fraction Strips
- Markers
- Paper
- A pencil

- A printer and basic printing supplies
- Card stock
- Scissors

- Math Journal
- Notebook paper or plain paper
- A pencil
- Crayons, colored pencils or markers, if desired
- Hole punch

**Printables**:

- A printer and basic printing supplies
- A pencil

Common Denominator | (no rating) |

Before you can add or subtract fractions, the denominators have to be the same.

Least Common Denominator | (no rating) |

This lesson will demonstrate how to find the least common denominator (LCD) in order to add or subtract fractions. You will also learn about the least common muliple (LCM).

Adding Fractions | (no rating) |

Learn how to add fractions in this lesson.

Subtracting Fractions | (no rating) |

Learn how to subtract fractions in this lesson.

How to Add Fractions | (no rating) |

This website demonstrates how to add fractions.

How to Subtract Fractions | (no rating) |

This website demonstrates how to subtract fractions.

Adding & Subtracting Fractions Demonstration | (no rating) |

In this activity, you will use pattern blocks to demonstrate adding and subtracting fractions.

Four-Sum Fractions | (no rating) |

Play this fun game to practice adding fractions.

Blackjack One | (no rating) |

Play a game of Blackjack to practice adding or subtracting fractions.

Fraction Card Add Em Up | (no rating) |

Play a card game to practice adding fractions with this activity.

Fraction Strip Subtraction | (no rating) |

In this activity, you will play a game to practice subtracting fractions.

Pattern Blocks | (no rating) |

Use these printable pattern blocks for math activities.

Fraction Strips | (no rating) |

These are printable fraction strips to use for fraction games.

What I Learned This Week | (no rating) |

Your child will write in his math journal about things he learned this week.

Add Easy Fractions | (no rating) |

Practice adding fractions with common denominators.

Add Unlike Fractions | (no rating) |

Practice adding fractions with uncommon denominators.

Add Mixed Numbers | (no rating) |

Practice adding mixed numbers at this site.

By the Slice | (no rating) |

Play a fun online game to practice adding fractions.

Subtract Fractions | (no rating) |

Use this site to gain additional practice with subtracting fractions.

Subtract Mixed Numbers | (no rating) |

Practice subtracting mixed numbers.

Adding Fractions Worksheet | (no rating) |

Add fractions with common denominators using this worksheet.

Add Fractions with Different Denominators | (no rating) |

Use this worksheet to practice adding fractions with different denominators.

Subtracting Fractions Worksheet | (no rating) |

Subtract fractions with common denominators using this worksheet.

Subtract Fractions with Different Denominators | (no rating) |

Use this worksheet to practice subtracting fractions with different denominators.

How to Add Fractions with Different Denominators | (no rating) |

Watch this video to learn how to add fractions with different denominators.

How to Add & Subtract Fractions | (no rating) |

Watch this video to learn how to add and subtract fractions.

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