Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Visual Models {Printable}
This resource has everything you need to teach adding and subtracting fractions.
Notes and practice on adding and subtracting fractions with like denominators (using visual models) are included in case you need to review 4th grade fraction operations.
There are several minilessons to help teach adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators using both visual models and the standard algorithm.
Minilessons Included

adding fractions with like denominators

subtracting fractions with like denominators

adding fractions with unlike denominators (using visual models and the standard algorithm)

and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators (using visual models and the standard algorithm)
Standards: 5.NF.1
What You Get
Fraction Notes Pages

Finding the Least Common Multiple

Simplifying Fractions

Improper Fraction to Mixed Number

Mixed Number to Improper Fraction
Adding Fractions with Like Denominators

notes page

2 practice pages (with answer keys)

2 exit tickets (with answer keys)
Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators

notes page

2 practice pages (with answer keys)

2 exit tickets (with answer keys)
Adding Fractions with Unlike Denominators (using Visual Models)

notes page

2 practice pages (with answer keys)

2 exit tickets (with answer keys)
Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators (using Visual Models)

notes page

2 practice pages (with answer keys)

2 exit tickets (with answer keys)
Adding Fractions with Unlike Denominators (Standard Algorithm)

notes page

sample problems

2 practice pages (with answer keys)

2 exit tickets (with answer keys)
Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators (Standard Algorithm)

notes page

sample problems

2 practice pages (with answer keys)

2 exit tickets (with answer keys)