Maths- adding & subtracting fractions- Year 6

In this lesson/s, students will revisit changing fractions into a common denominator and will then add or subtract them. They will have an opportunity to practise this skill before moving onto completing problems which require them to use their understanding of adding and subtracting fractions in context.

This lesson is appropriate for Year 6 students but can easily be modified to suit Year 5 or Year 7 students.

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Created: Nov 8, 2019

Updated: Feb 14, 2020

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