Fractions with Trains

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Maths

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From the Developer

Teaching children Fractions may be more important than you think. Indeed, the National Mathematics Advisory Panel says:

"Difficulty with fractions (including decimals and percents) is pervasive and is a major obstacle to further progress in mathematics, including algebra. ... A key mechanism for learning fractions is to be able to represent them on a number line." 

The student's task is to help the cute panda get to the bamboo forest. This is achieved by repairing gaps in the railroad. To repair the gaps it's necessary to select the right rail lengths and this is where the students learn the meaning of fractions.

Features:
- Teaches n/2, n/3, n/4, n/5 and n/8 fractions
- Aligned with Common Core State standards
- Fun and colourful graphics
- Visual and auditory feedback

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