Maths- comparing & ordering fractions- Year 6

Comparing and ordering fractions is an essential part of developing number sense.

In this lesson, students will first compare fractions using bar modelling, then they will be taught how to compare fractions by expressing them in the same denominator and they will also look at how expressing fractions in the same numerator can be useful also.

This comprehensive resource clearly explains the methods in the engaging presentation and comes with activities to practise these methods. It finishes off with a range of problem solving activities to help consolidate the methods and apply the concept to real life.

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Created: Nov 2, 2019

Updated: Feb 14, 2020

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