home elementary second third fourth comparisons math art book 
Fractions of a Set

Materials

IntroductionAlthough students first need to understand fractions as parts of wholes, eventually they also must understand fractions as parts of sets. This Math Art project is a simple but effective way to introduce them to this topic. The ProjectDo not begin by showing students a previously constructed project. Instead, let students examine the grids (sets) on pages 149 and 150. 