“Fraction defines a part of a whole, or parts of a certain size. In a fraction, the numerator (the top number) defines the number of parts and the denominator (the bottom number) tells about the total number of parts present. It is important for children to learn about fractions as they are often used in our day to day lives. Fractions also provide the best introduction to algebra in middle school. Learning about addition, subtraction and multiplication of fractions might help children to solve puzzles and small mathematical problems.
This 4th grade fractions worksheet would help your children to understand addition of fractions with the same denominator. “