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Nelson Education > School > Mathematics K-8 > Mathematics 4 > Teacher Centre > Surf for More Math > Chapter 12 Lesson 3

Lesson 3 - Fractions of a Set

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Fractions of a Set, here is an interactive activity they can do on their own or in pairs.


Describe parts of sets using proper, improper fractions, and mixed numbers.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 328-329


Instructions for Use

Fractions of a Set prompts students to model sets using proper and improper fractions.

To use Fractions of a Set, click on the pull-down menu and choose 'set model'. Drag the sliders to change the value of the denominator and numerator. Changing the slider corresponds to changes in the model, fraction, decimal and percent given.