Primary maths: Fractions

Help primary learners overcome any fear about fractions with help from these hand-picked activities, lesson ideas and games

Tes Resources Team

Matching Fractions Activity For Children In KS1 & KS2

Worksheets, activities and lessons you can use with your primary pupils 

Sometimes the best way to overcome any worry or concern your pupils may have when approaching a topic like fractions is by adding a handful of fresh ideas to your toolbox. With that in mind, we've picked out just some of the activities, worksheets and lessons that the Tes community have to offer. Why not take a look at what they've come up with?

KS1

Year 1: Fractions
Andrew Long

Year 1: Fractions

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Fractions Year 1: This is a complete five lesson resource pack for teaching all fractions objectives in Year 1. Included is a 25 page pack of differentiated activities (LA, MA and HA), a stunning 45 page flipchart (ActivInspire, PowerPoint and PDF formats) to help introduce and deliver lessons. A...
Fractions Made Simple - A Sequence of Lessons - Halves and Quarters
Alice K

Fractions Made Simple - A Sequence of Lessons - Halves and Quarters

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I have provided a comprehensive sequence of lessons to introduce, reinforce and consolidate simple fractions - halves and quarters. There are 7 PowerPoints plus 4 word documents. This allows consolidation and reinforcement of the basic concepts of fractions. Each presentation is clear, colourful a...
Fractions KS1
hollyjack1

Fractions KS1

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Fractions suitable for teaching halves and quarters in year 1 or year 2. Print and go worksheets for minimal prep. **This product includes:** An end of unit assessment. Differentiated activities. 12 colouring activities of varying difficulty. 6 cut and paste activities 6 counting activities 1 word p...
Fractions - Year 2
Online_Teaching_Resources

Fractions - Year 2

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Fractions - Year 2 In this year 2 maths teaching resource pupils are taught to recognise, find, name and write fractions of a length, shape, set of objects or quantity as per the curriculum objectives of the year 2 maths programme of study (Number - fractions). Content includes: * Finding equal p...

Lower KS2

Fractions
greenAPL

Fractions

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Finding fractions of numbers and amounts. Demonstrates how to find them using division. Alligned to White Rose Maths Hub planning.
Simple Fractions Treasure Hunt
dh2119

Simple Fractions Treasure Hunt

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This is a free-standing resource on simple fractions. It involves questions like 1/4 of 20 up to things like 3/7 of 14. It's taken from a Murder Mystery Package I wrote hence it includes a small riddle element at the end. There are two levels of difficulty (A is easier than B) that both have ...
Introducing Fractions and Decimals
LittleStreams

Introducing Fractions and Decimals

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This pack is filled with worksheets designed to introduce students to fractions and understanding the relationship between different fractions. It also covers decimals, asking students to put decimals in order of size. Each worksheet is differentiated 3 ways. There are two files: the worksheet files...
Equivalent Fractions Lesson & Activity Pack
MathspadUK

Equivalent Fractions Lesson & Activity Pack

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This pack is designed to help students develop an understanding of equivalent fractions and to give them multiple opportunities to practise. It contains: **1\. Introducing Greedy Monkey** A set of PPT slides and follow up worksheets that tell the story of a greedy monkey who wants to eat...
Simple Fractions (UK version)  - 35  printables
PrimaryStarsEducation

Simple Fractions (UK version) - 35 printables

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PLEASE NOTE - This is the UK version. If you require the US version of this pack, please visit our shop. Contains: Common fractions Fraction wall Label your own fraction wall Colour one half of the shapes Colour one quarter of the shapes Colour three quarters of the shapes Colour ...

Upper KS2

KS2 Maths (Fraction Arithmetic)
Maths4Everyone

KS2 Maths (Fraction Arithmetic)

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These topic-focused SATs questions at the end of a unit will help to test and extend students' understanding as well as helping them to prepare for SATs next year. These questions have **fully-worked solutions** which can be displayed on a whiteboard making feedback with students more efficient. Cli...
Fractions 6: Adding and Subtracting Fractions KS2
Magictrickster

Fractions 6: Adding and Subtracting Fractions KS2

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A Powerpoint to explain Adding and Subtracting Fractions. This powerpoint has 25 slides (Including one title and one end slide). Designed for KS2. Both the original and new style version of this powerpoint are included. (This was originally called Fractions 5, but has been renamed as Fractions 6).
Simplifying Fractions
Krazikas

Simplifying Fractions

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This resource contains a 27-page workbook / 27 worksheets (with answers) on simplifying fractions. Tasks include: identifying common factors of pairs of numbers identifying the highest common factor simplifying fractions with bar models and fraction walls simplifying fractions - non pictorial apply...
Fractions on a Number Line - Year 6
Online_Teaching_Resources

Fractions on a Number Line - Year 6

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Fractions on a Number Line - Year 6 In this KS2 maths teaching resource, pupils will practise placing fractions on a number line helping them compare and order fractions. This lesson covers the year 6 curriculum objectives in the maths programme of study (Number - fractions) and supports the White ...
15 KS2 Fractions Worksheets
smithy123

15 KS2 Fractions Worksheets

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15 KS2 Fraction worksheets which include the following: Cancelling fractions by finding a common divisor (4 worksheets + answer sheets) Finding common denominators (3 worksheets + answer sheets) Numerators and Denominators (5 worksheets + answer sheets) Simplifying Fractions (3 worksheets + ...