Fraction Fun with Turkeys! {freebie}

by becky on November 16, 2011

Hi, Everyone! So, how many of you went out over the weekend to buy the LAST installment of Harry Potter for your collection? Oh, wait, only me? I can’t help it, I love that series. It’s so sad that it’s over. :(

In other news, this week my Goobers (MAJOR term of endearment in my classroom) and I are starting Fractions. I can feel the gray hair coming on. :) So, to lessen the blow, I wanted to create a fun but meaningful introduction activity to Fractions and I decided to tie in some of my favorite fall literature as well. How did I do that? Well, first we read my FAVORITE Thanksgiving story:

Then, we created these cuties.

My Example: 

A Student example :)

Another cute Student example! :) I love how each one turned out so differently.

I was inspired by Cara’s “Fractionpillar”

If you’d like to create some Fraction Turkeys with your own class, click on the picture below and download your own copy for free from my Teachers Pay Teachers store. :)

Thanks for stopping by! Get excited for Math Wall Skill Posters Set 2! They are almost ready to be posted!!!

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Mandy November 16, 2011 at 1:24 am

OH MY GOSH!!! How cute is this!! I am going to have to come up with a similar activity!! We don’t do fractions until the spring (unfortunately) but I LOVE the turkey!

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becky November 20, 2011 at 11:03 pm

Thanks Mandy! I love getting feedback about my products! Keeps me motivated to continue sharing! You rock!!! :)

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Erika November 23, 2011 at 2:28 am

We made these in class the end of last week. My kiddos loved them! Thank you for sharing. I gave you a shout out on my blog.
2B Honey Bunch

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Jennifer Ross November 24, 2011 at 3:00 am

How cute!!
Thank you for the freebies!! I am adding them to my to-do list next year!

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Jennifer November 10, 2013 at 10:15 pm

Love the fraction turkeys! I just shared the ones we made on my blog!
Jennifer
First Grade Blue SKies

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