Fraction strips are used to model the addition of fractions with different denominators. The concept of equivalent fractions is used to express fractions in lowest form. The terms proper and improper fractions are also introduced.
Welcome to the Math in Motion website. This site is maintained by Dr. Tess Miller from the University of Prince Edward Island.
Following a career as a mathematics teacher and department head, Dr. Miller has specialized in mathematics education and assessment. Dr. Miller has published several mathematics textbooks with McGraw Hill Ryerson and has recently created numerous mathematics videos designed to help teachers, parents, and students learn the foundational concepts in mathematics such as fractions and decimals.