# What are fractions?

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##### Intros

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##### Examples

###### Lessons

**Equal Parts of a Whole**

How many equal parts are there? Each part is how much of a whole?**Counting Shaded Parts of a Whole**

What fraction is shown by the shaded part(s)?**Shading in Parts of a Whole**

Represent the fraction by shading in parts of the shape**Fractions - Word Problem 1**

There were 10 kittens at the pet store. By the end of the day, 3 of them had been adopted.**Fractions - Word Problem 2**

Stella has a butterfly collection at home. She has 5 monarch butterflies, 2 swallowtail butterflies, 8 white cabbage butterflies, and 1 zebra butterfly.**Guessing the fraction by creating equal parts**

What fraction of the picture is shown by the shaded area? Try to split each into equal parts first.**Writing the fraction represented by the number line**

Write the fraction shown by the dot on the number line.**Fractions for sets of objects**

Describe the sets of objects with fractions by filling in the blanks.- There are ___ balls in total

___ are yellow out of ___ balls

What fraction of the balls are yellow? ___ - There are ___ cubes

___ are green out of a total of ___ cubes

What fraction of the cubes are green? ___ - If one-fourth of the light bulbs are broken:

There are ___ light bulbs in total

___ lightbulb(s) work and ___ lightbulb(s) do not work

What fraction of lightbulbs are not broken? ___ - Three slices of pizza have been eaten but five slices of pizza are left over:

There were ___ slices of pizza in total

___ slices have been eaten and ___ slices have not been eaten yet

What fraction of pizza slices have been eaten? ___

- There are ___ balls in total

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