*The word problems were specifically written to match the contexts from the chart so this is a great extension of the lesson involving the anchor chart.The students read the word problems, check the chart, and then sort them accordingly.*

I also use student names or teacher names in the problems whenever possible and friendly fractions for easy modeling and visualizing.Since it is impossible to expose students to every type of situation and context, the blurb at the end of the chart is key.The students really need to make a habit of checking to see if their answers make sense.This really helps the students conceptually understand the operations.When students are only exposed to algorithms, they may not fully understand the operation.The first year that I taught multiplying and dividing fractions, I really had to spend some time breaking down the concepts myself in order to best help my students.On this post, I will share an anchor chart and a free word problem sort that helps my students solve these types of fraction word problems and see the difference/connection between the two.After dinner that night, she ate 1/4 of the chocolate fudge that she bought. To do this, I use this anchor chart to show some of the situations and contexts that require multiplication and division of fractions.We discuss each one and how it relates back to multiplication and division.My students then use this chart (and the printable version I provide – available for free in the next section) to support them as they solve word problems.They read the word problem and then check the chart for a matching situation.

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