Monday, July 29, 2013

Fractions- Suspension Fractions

Suspension Bridge Fractions-
Powerpoint Fractional Pieces Instructions

In groups of two, students were given two pieces of ribbon (60 cm-both the same color) and instructed to show the following fractions (See Powerpoint Slide):
Next, students were asked to join another pair of students (with other color choice, as seen in picture- blue group and red group)to compare their fractional pieces and to create a suspension bridge as shown in the Powerpoint.