Yesterday I got to meet with some of my teachers to work on developing their math program. One of the things we struggled with was fractions, decimals and percents.
I suggested the game of spoons which I used to play as a child but with a fraction/decimal percent twist.
Here's a link to a quick video explaining how to play.
showing how quick paced the game is.
I spent this morning working on some cards that older grades could use to play the game.
Here's the cycle 3 set with fraction, fraction picture, decimal and percent representations of the numbers.
Here's the cycle 2 set with fraction, fraction picture, decimal and money representations of the numbers.