## Using Fractions Lab with your students

Fractions Lab's workspace is easy to use. Learn about the features on the workspace in this short guide.

### 1. Representations

Select the representation you want to use and start creating fractions .

- Number lines
- Regions
- Sets
- Liquid measures

### 2. Workspace

Make fractions and try things out in this space.

### 3. Zoom

Zoom in and out from fractions in the workspace using the slider.

### 4. Operations boxes

Check your work-in-progress using the comparison, addition and subtraction boxes. Fractions Lab won't give you the answer to addition and subtraction questions, but it will help you along the way.

### 5. Rubbish bin

Drag any unwanted fractions into the bin.

### 6. Camera

Capture the work space for later use, e.g. sharing students'work or for assessment purposes.

### 7. Design your own tasks

These two buttons enable you to write your own tasks. Go to the Getting Started Guide, 'Designing your own tasks'.

### 8. Help bar

Receive support and guidance with built-in help in this bar.

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