# Reducing Fractions Worksheet

### How to teach Fractions

Using Reducing Fractions Worksheet, students find Greatest Common Factor and then divide numerator and denominator to put a fraction in lowest terms.

Being able to reduce fractions will help your students add and subtract fractions. This worksheet gives your students the practice they need to be successful with this higher order skill.

Students find the Greatest Common Factor, (GCF).Then,  divide the numerator and the denominator by the GCF.

### Other resources to use with this Reducing Fractions Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about fractions.

Use this Common Core Fraction Activity as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by reviewing the steps for reducing fractions. Next, create an anchor chart for student reference. Be sure to include finding a fraction by dividing the same number. Then, students complete worksheet independently or with a partner. Finally, students create their own additional equivalent fractions.

Be sure to check out more Fraction Activities.