## Fraction Finder

Fraction Finder is a mobile-friendly

**fraction demonstration** tool.

**Y2:**To write simple fractions, for example half of 6 = 3 and recognise the equivalence of 1/2 and 2/2.

**Y3:**To recognise, find and write fractions of a discrete set of objects: unit fractions and non-unit fractions with small denominators

This resource models a successful pen and paper strategy for finding fractions of a number.

**Step One:** Press 'Next', *(keep pressing until you get a fraction you'd like to model)*

**Step Two:** Read the problem, e.g. 1/2 of 10

**Step Three:** Read the sentence

**Step Four:** Change the white denominator to match the problem

**Step Five:** Change the yellow numerator to match the problem

**Step Six:** Share the dots equally between the boxes

**Step Seven:** Count the dots in the yellow boxes to find the answer.