# Downloads

## Comparing Ratios video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which explores the big idea of the 'fractions as ratios' construct.

tdt_F_ratio_movie_script.pdf 125.37 kB

## Designing assessment tasks: Choosing the fraction model

When designing assessment tasks, the choice of fraction model is an important consideration. This page lists some of the common models for fractions, and gives examples of tasks that suggest or demand the use of that particular model.

tdt_F_choosingthefractionmodel.pdf 191.65 kB

## Designing assessment tasks: Choosing the response type

An important aspect in the design of an assessment task is the choice of the response type. This page illustrates the impact of varying the response-type in a task that focuses on comparing unit fractions.

tdt_F_choosingtheresponsetype.pdf 206.99 kB

## Designing assessment tasks: With or without context

This page lists some of the common assertions about the use of contexts, which may help you to form an opinion about the value of contexts in assessment tasks.

tdt_F_contexts.pdf 185.55 kB

## Fraction task cards

There are 24 problems on adding and subtracting fractions with related denominators. They are arranged in a grid format and can be printed on card to make a set of task cards.

tdt_F_taskcards.pdf 175.11 kB

## Fractions as Measures video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which explores the big idea of the 'fractions as measure' construct.

tdt_F_measure_movie_script.pdf 128.22 kB

## Fractions as Operators: Modelling the Operators video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which explores the big idea of the 'fractions as operators' construct.

tdt_F_operator_movie_script.pdf 122.55 kB

## Gameboard for the Colour in Fractions game

The gameboard is a blank fraction wall that can be photocopied for students to play the *Colour in Fractions* game.

tdt_F_colourinfractionsgameboard.pdf 125.69 kB

## Grid paper

Grid paper can be used to support the construction of diagrams and number lines when calculating problems with related denominators.

tdt_F_gridpaper.pdf 172.64 kB

## How to Make a Fraction Wheel of video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which shows how to make a fraction wheel.

## Instructions for the Colour in Fractions game

This document contains the playing instructions and rules for the *Colour in Fractions* game.

## Recording template

A template to record the answers to problems about adding and subtracting with the same denominator.

tdt_F_recordingtemplate.pdf 101.49 kB

## Same denominator problems

A set of sample problems for adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominators. The contexts and the fractions can be changed to suit a particular year level.

tdt_F_samedenominatorproblems.pdf 479.54 kB

## Sorting fractions cards slide presentation

This slide presentation demonstrated the student activity *Sorting Fraction Cards*.

## Sorting Fractions Cards slide presentation transcript

This document contains the transcription of the powerpoint which shows how to sort fraction cards.

## Template for overlay grids

This document has templates of overlay grids suitable to photocopy onto transparencies.

tdt_F_overlaytemplates.pdf 184.79 kB

## Template of different sized shapes

Different sized squares and circles can be used to help students realise the significance of paying attention to different sized wholes.

tdt_F_templateofshapes.pdf 114.76 kB

## The Division Meaning for Fractions video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which explores the big idea of the 'fractions as division' construct.

tdt_F_division_movie_script.pdf 118.54 kB

## The Part-Whole Meaning for Fractions video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which explores the big idea of the 'part-whole fraction' construct.

tdt_F_partwhole_movie_script.pdf 120.68 kB

## The Sharing Process video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which shows how to share out three bread rolls between four plates.

tdt_F_sharingprocess_movie_script.pdf 119.55 kB

## Using Overlay Grids video transcript

This document contains the transcription of the video which shows how to use overlay grids.

tdt_F_usingoverlaygrids_movie_script.pdf 131.83 kB