**What is a Unit Fraction?**

In math, a unit fraction can be defined as a fraction whose numerator is 1. It represents 1 shaded part of all the equal parts of the whole.

Here are a few examples of unit fractions.

Fun Fact:The product of two unit fractions is another unit fraction. |

## Let’s Sing!

*One part of a whole,**One candy from a full bowl!**One piece from an apple pie.**Unit stay units, even when multiplied!*

## Let’s Do It!

Ask your child or 3rd grader to identify unit fractions in their surroundings.

For instance, while serving a piece of cake, ask them what their portion is in fractions. Help them determine the denominator if required.