Have fun playing this interactive online Simplifying Fractions Soccer Game. Solve the math problem and get a chance to kick the soccer ball to try to give your "team" a goal.
In this game students will discover that numbers can be written as the sums and differences of other numbers. The game can be played alone, in pairs, or in teams. This game can be played on computers, iPads, and other tablets. You do not need to install an app to play this game on the iPad.
The game is based on the following Common Core Math Standard:
Explain equivalence of fractions in special cases, and compare fractions by reasoning about their size.
Understand two fractions as equivalent (equal) if they are the same size, or the same point on a number line.
Recognize and generate simple equivalent fractions, e.g., 1/2 = 2/4, 4/6 = 2/3. Explain why the fractions are equivalent, e.g., by using a visual fraction model.