Unit 1, Lesson 7# Fraction Tangrams

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction 55 min(s)

This lesson should be taught after students have learned to compare fractions. It can also be use to begin to explain equivalence of fractions. Have students work together to create the large square using all 7 pieces of the tangrams. The job of the student is to determine what fractional size of each tangram piece, if the large square is one.