This resource comprises a powerpoint and accompanying worksheet showing how to convert top heavy ( improper ) fractions into mixed numbers. Diagrams and photographs of simple practical situations are used to show first how e.g. eight halves is the same as four whole units then nine halves is four wholes and a half.

Useful for all age groups that need a reminder or an introduction to this topic.

GCSE 9-1 refs N2

For more resources like this please visit my shop at


 Worry free guarantee
  • Top-Heavy-Fractions-Cover.pdf
  • Top-Heavy-Fractions.pptx
  • Top-Heavy-Fractions.pdf

Report a problem

By adding a School licence it allows you to share this resource with colleagues at your school. Without it, this resource is licensed for use only by you. Read licence details

Get this resource as part of a bundle and save up to 37%

2 Reviews

  • 5
    user avatarlinzbfca year agoreport

    Straightforward and colourful lesson. Very visual

  • 5

    Clear and easy to follow resource that does exactly what it says on the tin.