Fraction Addition and Subtraction Gadget
Students can see the steps and what is happening as the software leads them step by step through the algorithm.
- enter fractions to be added or subtracted
- most common denominators are catered for
- program leads students step my step using the progression arrows
- watch on screen to see what is happening and why it is needed
- teacher can move backwards through the steps to repeat the difficult steps
- both horizontal and vertical formats are catered for
- circles or square are displayed
Various examples can be demonstrated on-screen directly from the worksheets. Students who don’t get it can work through the pages on a tablet or laptop. Fraction activities can be correlated to on-screen shapes and animations.