Fraction Action. By Loreen Leedy. (1996). 32p. Holiday House. (978-0823412440). Gr. K-3.
This book is a fun take on learning fractions, as there are chapters that tell stories about fractions as a way to teach fractions. Students will enjoy the graphics as they learn from Miss Prime all about fractions!
My Half Day. By Doris Fisher and Dani Sneed. Illustrated by Karen Lee. (2008). 32p. Sylvan Dell Publishing. (978-1934359143). Gr. K-3.
Full House: An Invitation to Fractions. By Dayle Ann Dodds. Illustrated by Abby Carter. (2009). 32p. Candlewick. (978-0763641306). Gr. 1-4.This a great rhyming book that introduces the denominator and numerator of a fraction in terms of a house filling up with guests. Children will love the story and learn about fractions at the same time.
The Wishing Club: A Story About Fractions. By Donna Jo Napoli. Illustrated by Anna Currey. (2007). 32p. Henry Holt and Co. (978-0805076653). Gr. 1-4.
Online Resources for Kids to Learn About Fractions
A pizza party game that includes 10 questions for kids to answer about the fractions of pizza left or gone! Easy to understand questions and simple graphics keep the questions at an academic level for most students to answer without much difficulty.
This fun Bamzooki fractions game gives great descriptions of the numerator and denominator. Students are given the task of creating the fraction in the game before time runs out!
This fun game gives children 13 different ways to look at the fraction ‘1/2’. This would be good for students who are functioning at a higher level of thinking as it requires some higher-level problem solving skills.