|Name of Activity||Fraction Carnival|
|Keywords||fractions, 1 Hour Total|
|Subject||Non-LEGO, LEGO Building|
|Grade Level||K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6|
|Time||1 Hour Total|
|Brief Description||Students will learn about fractions by doing four related activities on fractions. Students should have a basic understanding of fractions going into this activity.|
|Lesson Objectives:||To learn about fractions.|
basket (empty garbage can)
Blue and white LEGO bricks
One worksheet for each students
“Parts of a fraction” help sheet at each station
|Preparation and Set Up:||Make photocopies of the worksheets.
Set up each station:
Ball toss – ball and a basket
LEGO station – 3-D objects made of blue and white LEGOs
Coin Toss – coins
Geometric figures – pattern blocks.
Arrange students into 4 groups (one for each station).