Edible apple fractions math activity! Tasty math that explores fractions with young kids. Pair with our free apple fractions printable for awesome Fall themed hands-on learning. Make math fun because it really is! We love math and it’s super easy to add real world math into your day. Try this fun apple math activity during your next snack time! We have been enjoying Ten Apples Up On Top by Dr. Seuss this month. Make sure to check out all our STEM ideas for this awesome book below!
TASTY APPLE FRACTIONS MATH FOR FALL
We are kicking off the fall season with the awesome Dr. Seuss book, Ten Apples Up On Top. I am proud to say that this year my son can read the book to me! I am so excited! We decided on sharing at least 10 Apple themed STEM activities to go along with Ten Apples Up On Top for awesome Fall learning! Combine science, technology, engineering, math, and literacy this season with one cool book and a bag of apples!
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What happens when we cut an apple into smaller pieces? We take a whole apple and cut it in half. We then take a half of an apple and cut it into quarters. Maybe we even go a step further and cut those quarters into eighths! Prepping a tasty snack is most definitely a math activity. You have just set up the perfect opportunity to play and eat with an apple fractions math activity!
We had a great time with playing around with our apple fractions math activity. We made different combinations of a whole apple which gave my son plenty of opportunities to make observations about the way fractions work! Number sense is super important and providing an opportunity for kids to explore mathematical concepts is essential. Download the apple fractions math activity printable to extend the activity.
Make sure to give your kids the opportunity to test out different combinations of pieces to make a whole apple! Laminate the pieces to make them last longer. Feel free to color and design your own apples too!
There are so many ways to make math super fun and meaningful for kids! Show them how different concepts have real world applications and they will remember faster!
EDIBLE APPLE FRACTIONS MATH FOR FALL!