Adding and Subtracting Fractions Word Problems for Daily Math Review
How can you ensure that students are reviewing previously taught math skills without using a lot of precious class time or adding more to your workload? Daily math review! This low-prep resource is a perfect way to easily have students review adding and subtracting fractions and mixed numbers. Use for warmups or exit tickets, like task cards, with small groups, or pair with games!
This resource contains 30 questions covering estimating and determining sums and differences of fractions, mixed numbers, and improper fractions. They are written like word problems, with several problems incorporating tables and pictures. Denominators are limited to 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12.
What Skills Are Covered?
adding fractions with like denominators
adding fractions with unlike denominators
estimating sums of fractions
adding mixed numbers and improper fractions
subtracting fractions with like denominators
subtracting fractions with unlike denominators
estimating differences of fractions
subtracting mixed numbers and improper fractions
30 colorful slides with one question each
30 printer-friendly pages with black-and-white questions (printed multiple questions per page to save paper)
student recording sheet
suggestions for preparation and use
Recommended Grade Levels: 4, 5
Number of Pages: 63
Supported Standards: 2016 Virginia Math SOL 4.5
What Teachers Are Saying:
"I used this activity as a math review before the chapter test to review concepts! Students had such a fun time! I will be using again next year!" - Maddie
"I use these as part of our daily warm-up routine. They are perfectly aligned with the SOLs and reflect what students will see on their SOL test." - T. V.