EL Civics for ESL Students
Fractions Lesson

ESL Lesson on Fractions

by www.elcivics.com

A fraction is a part of something. For example, when you cut a pie in to four equal pieces then each piece is one-fourth of the pie. If you eat two of those pieces, then you have eaten half of the pie. (3 pages)

Whole Circle


  • This is a whole circle.

  • It is one whole or one or 1.

  • We have all of the circle.




  • One-fourth can be written as 1/4.

  • We cut the circle into four equal parts.

  • One of those equal parts is one-fourth.

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