# Surf for More Math

## CHAPTER 2: FRACTION OPERATIONS

**Lesson 8: Dividing Fractions by Measuring **

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about fraction operations. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

**Goal**

Divide fractions using models and using equivalent fractions with a common denominator.

**Builds Upon**

Student Book pages 76–80

**Instructions for Use**

**Dividing Fractions (Bars)** allows students to manipulate virtual fraction strips to solve division problems.

Use the fraction bar to solve division problems. Type a fraction and click “New Bar” to get as many fractions strips/bars as you need to measure. Use the “Step” and “Size” arrows to create the fraction you will measure against.