Fractions!! I know what you’re thinking– yikes! Fractions seem to be among the most misunderstood math topics. I get it! I wasn’t a fan until I began to study them more closely. Now, I love them! And so do you! The Understanding Fractions series that I wrote last year includes all three of the most popular Thursday Tool School posts, so here’s the first one– Parts and Wholes. It’s a great starter piece and has several ideas for introducing early fraction skills to your students. Plus, it includes a free download. Check it out!