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Pirate Reducing Fractions Printable Math Game

Ahoy there! This fun reducing fractions game has a fun pirate them to help kids get excited about practicing simplifying fractions. This printable math game is such a fun reducing fractions activity for third grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students. Simply download pdf file with free math games for kids and you are ready to play and learn. This is such a fun way to teach fractions for kids.

Ahoy there! This fun reducing fractions game has a fun pirate them to help kids get excited about practicing simplifying fractions. This printable math game is such a fun reducing fractions activity for third grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students. Simply download pdf file with free math games for kids and you are ready to play and learn. This is such a fun way to teach fractions for kids.

Reducing Fractions

Using games to teach concepts like reducing fractions makes it not only more fun, but helps kids to understand the concept better. THis simplifying fractions practice is such a fun printable math game. Your little pirates will roll and move around the gameboard collecting pirate coins to fill their pirate treasure chest. But before they can collect the gold coin, they will need to reduce the fraction and make sure it fits in their pirate treasure chest. This is such a fun reducing fractions practice for grade 3, grade 4, grade 5, and grade 6 students.

Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler – you will love this free printable math game for practicing fractions for kids. Use this as extra practice, math center in your classroom, or supplement to your homeschool math curriculum with upper elementary age children.

Printable Math Game

Start by scrolling to the bottom of the post, under the terms of use, and click on the text link that says >> Download <<. The fractions for kids pdf file will open in a new window for you to save the freebie and print the template.

pirate themed Printable Math Game

Reduction Fractions Game

Start by printing the pages in the pack.  There are the following pieces in this pirate printable:

  • Print the pirate board game in color or black and white.
  • Fraction gold coins (I suggest printing them on cardstock for durability.)
  • Individual Pirate Chests – there are 4 treasure chests so up to four players can play at a time.
  • (I suggest printing them on cardstock for durability.)

Reduction Fractions Game

Simplify Fractions Practice

To prepare your pirate fraction game, pick which board game you will use and cut out the treasure chests and the gold coins. You are ready to play or put your prepared math game for 4th graders in a folder or large ziplock bag so it is ready to practice any time you are ready to plunder some treasure!

pirate theme Reducing Fractions Activity

Reducing Fractions Activity

To play you will put the pile of treasure coins next to the board game. Now place a coin on top of each blank black and white coin on the game board as shown above. Leave the remaining coins to the side of the board for later in the game. Now pick some manipulatives like lego pieces, erasers, buttons, unifix cubes, etc. for each player and place them on start.

Pass our a treasure chest to each player and grab a dice; you are ready to play this game reducing fractions.

super cute pirate themed Reducing Fractions Practice for grade 3, grade 4, grade 5, and grade 6 students.

Reducing Fractions Practice

Players will roll the dice and move their player piece around the fraction game clockwise. When they land on treasure they will reduce the fraction. If they have the reduced fraction in her treasure chest, you can pick up the coin and put it in your chest. If you can’t leave the coin and¬† play passes to the next student. Continue going around and around the game board until one player has filled their treasure chest with 4 fraction coins.

This fun fraction game for kids is such a fun way to review skills.

Free Math Games for Kids

There are a couple of special spots of the game board including:

  • Add more treasure – if someone lands here you add treasure from the pile to all open spaces on the board
  • Loose 1 coin from chest – if you land here you need to remove one treasure (of your choice) from your chest and place it on the pirate ship start spot
  • When you finish your lap around the map, contineu going around until someone has all their treasure. Count the start pirate ship as a space. IF there is a coin there (that someone lost from their chest) you can pick up one of the coins of your choice that are on the spot.
  • Yes, there are a couple coins that will not fit in anyones treasure chest – that is on purpose to make sure children don’t just guess.

Make practicing primer sight words fun with this super cute, pirate themed Kindergarten Sight Words Game.  This free sight word games has a fun pirate theme to keep kids engaged and eager to practice. Download pdf file with sight word activities for kindergarten and you are ready to play and learn as you journey around the treasure map to collect treasures! These super cute, clever, and FUN Pirate Parts of Speech Worksheets are a great way to help students practice identifying nouns, verbs, and adjectives while having fun. Each of these pirate worksheets has a different activity to practice identifying parts of speech. These worksheets parts of speech are perfect for first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders. Simply download pdf file with parts of speach worksheets and get ready to have fun playing and learning! Have fun learning you’re ABCs with this super fun, free printable pirate worksheets. This pirate alphabet learning activity is a great for your toddler, preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age  students to learn their alphabet letters. On each of the pirate theme abc worksheets is a treasure map to find and color the clipart with the beginning sound featured on the alphabet workheet, alphabet tracing by the pirtae skull and crossbone flag, and find the letter by the treasure chest. This alphabet activity is such a fun, no prep way to learn letters from A to Z. Simply download the pdf file for this preschool pirate theme printables that requires no prep work whatsoever. 

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Looking for more pirate worksheets, pirate games, pirate coloring, pages, and more pirate activities? You will love these fun, FREE, and eductational pirate theme ideas for kids of all ages.

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Fractions for Kids

Ahoy there! This fun reducing fractions game has a fun pirate them to help kids get excited about practicing simplifying fractions. This printable math game is such a fun reducing fractions activity for third grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students. Simply download pdf file with free math games for kids and you are ready to play and learn. This is such a fun way to teach fractions for kids.

Free Math Games for Kids

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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