# ALEX Classroom Resources

ALEX Classroom Resources
Subject: Mathematics (5)
Title: Tune-up: Simplifying Fractions | Skills on Demand
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/simplifying-fractions-interactive-lesson/skills-on-demand/
Description:

In this short practice, students review how to simplify fractions, or reduce fractions to their lowest terms, and practice with an interactive game.

Subject: Mathematics (5 - 6)
Title: Add & Subtract With Unlike Denominators StudyJam
Description:

In this interactive activity, students will be led through steps to add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators. There are teaching activities as well as practice activities available. A handout that reviews the strategies taught in the activity can be printed. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.

Subject: Mathematics (5)
Title: Cupcake Mix Meets Fractions
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/vtl07.math.number.fra.cupcakemix/cupcake-mix-meets-fractions-cyberchase/
Description:

In this video segment from Cyberchase, Bianca helps a friend get ready for a school bake sale. They are making cupcakes but when they realize that the recipe only makes a dozen cupcakes, decide it is not enough. They want to make double that amount, so they decide to double the recipe, which includes doubling a fraction that results in an improper fraction.

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