Concepts covered: Like Fractions, Common Denominator, Equivalent Fractions, Reduced Fraction, Lowest Terms (or Simplest Form), The Cancellation Method, The GCF Method, and Higher Form.

This video about equivalent fractions includes a black screen where the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Different colors and pictures are used for clarification. (04:50)

These are fractions that mean the same amount, but different numbers. This video gives excellent examples and visuals of equivalent fractions. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review fractions in the classroom. (03:04)

We can test if two fractions are equivalent by cross-multiplying their numerators and denominators. The cartoon animation in this video uses very simple pictures and examples to help explain equivalent fractions. The problems become more difficult t...owards the end of the video. (03:47)[more]

This short video enables to viewer to understand equivalent fractions. The instructor uses computer software to illustrate his points. Suitable for fourth-grade students and older.

In this teacher-created video, the instructor explains how to find the lowest common denominator of three fractions. The teacher then explains how to rewrite the three fractions as equivalent fractions using the lowest common denominator. ( 2:56)

This lesson on equivalent fractions was designed for 4th grade based on Common Core standards. It appears the lesson is on an interactive whiteboard and answers the question what fraction is equivalent to 3/6?. This is a great resource to help studen...ts master this important skill. (4:38)[more]

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