Here are some trade books that are good for intermediate students:
The more manipulatives and Hands-on...the Better!
Learn the parts of whole and equivalent fractions through a clever hands-on manipulative, perfect for each student to keep handy for skill-building in math class. (Grade 1-6) Cut out on the Ellison Machine.
Here are some great ideas that I have used in the past and some new ones that I have collected:
|Free Fraction Strip Template|
|Check out the ideas|
|Improper and Mixed Numbers|
|Fraction Thinking Map|
|E is for Explore- Fraction Ideas|
|Strategy for Fraction of a Group|
|Great for Comparing or Ordering|
|Mixed and Improper Egg Sort|
|Math Coach Corner- Great Blog|