# Short Activities

## Grade 6 Math | Fraction X (Subtracting Fractions)

A fraction (from Latinfractus, “broken”) represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts. When spoken in everyday English, a fraction describes how… Read More »Grade 6 Math | Fraction X (Subtracting Fractions)

## Grade 6 Math | Fraction IX (Subtracting Fractions)

A fraction (from Latinfractus, “broken”) represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts. When spoken in everyday English, a fraction describes how… Read More »Grade 6 Math | Fraction IX (Subtracting Fractions)

## Grade 1 | Getting Ready (Longer and Shorter)

Length is a measure of distance. In the International System of Quantities, length is a quantity with dimension distance. In most systems of measurement a base unit for length is chosen, from which all other units… Read More »Grade 1 | Getting Ready (Longer and Shorter)

## Grade 6 Math | Fraction VIII (Subtracting Fractions)

A fraction (from Latinfractus, “broken”) represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts. When spoken in everyday English, a fraction describes how… Read More »Grade 6 Math | Fraction VIII (Subtracting Fractions)

## Grade 1 | Getting Ready (Smaller and Bigger)

Size in general is the magnitude or dimensions of a thing. More specifically, geometrical size (or spatial size) can refer to linear dimensions (length, width, height, diameter, perimeter), area, or volume. Size can also be measured in terms of mass,… Read More »Grade 1 | Getting Ready (Smaller and Bigger)

## Grade 6 Math | Fraction VII (Adding Fractions)

A fraction (from Latinfractus, “broken”) represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts. When spoken in everyday English, a fraction describes how… Read More »Grade 6 Math | Fraction VII (Adding Fractions)