**Practicing math at home helps strengthen your child's understanding. The following websites and games have been approved for home use.**

**Hatchin' Fractions**

*You will be asked to use your enVision login to play this game. Help the bird hatch its eggs by estimating the right fractions.***https://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com/snpapp/iText/products/0-328-70334-6-01/dpguides/hatchin_live.html**

**Multiplication Grand Prix**

*A firm knowledge of multiplication facts helps students to succeed in adding and subtracting fractions. In this fun game, students practice their multiplication facts while racing.***http://www.arcademics.com/games/grand_prix/grand_prix.html**

**National Library of Virtual Manipulatives--Factor Tree**

**Use the factor tree to help you find the greatest common factors of numbers. The GCF will help you reduce fractions to their simplest form!**

**http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_202_g_2_t_1.html?from=grade_g_2.html**

**Quizlet: Adding and Subtracting Vocabulary**

*Practice our vocabulary and take a fun quiz!*

*http://quizlet.com/_j9k4j*

**National Library of Virtual Manipulatives--Fraction Equivalents**

*After downloading Java to your computer, you will be able to use any application on the NLVM website. Various applications help students form concepts around adding and subtracting fractions.***http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_105_g_2_t_1.html?from=category_g_2_t_1.html**

**Dirt Bike Proportions**

*Students practice creating equivalent fractions in a fun, fast-paced dirt bike race!*

**http://www.arcademics.com/games/dirt-bike-proportions/dirt-bike-proportions.html**

**IXL**

*Your child has a log-in to an IXL account. IXL has specific activities for each grade, and each topic. We practice IXL in class, but also ask students to practice it at home.*

**http://www.ixl.com/**

**Illuminations--Equivalent Fractions Activity**

**We use this application in class to practice creating equivalent fractions. At home use will greatly increase student understanding.****http://illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx?id=3510**

**National Library of Virtual Manipulatives--Adding Fractions**

*After downloading Java to your computer, you will be able to use any application on the NLVM website. Various applications help students form concepts around adding and subtracting fractions.*

*http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_106_g_2_t_1.html?from=category_g_2_t_1.html*