Primary maths: Fractions, decimals and percentages conversion

Master equivalence and conversion between fractions, decimals and percentages, also known as FDP, with your KS2 classes

Top ways to explore fractions, decimals and percentages conversion in your primary maths lessons

After you've mastered the essential concepts, with help from our fractions post, decimals post and percentages post, it'll be time to tackle FDP conversion with your classes. From classic, tried-and-tested conversion charts to imaginative ways of consolidating understanding, we've hand-picked some of the very best lessons that the Tes community have to offer. Have a look today…

Classroom activities

Encourage students to get stuck in to tricky calculations with confidence using these worksheets, booklets and rich tasks. What better way to develop fluency in these key skills?

Introducing Ratio

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This pack includes 10 unique worksheets that introduce ratios. Each worksheet is then differentiated 3 ways to ensure support and challenge. Your download includes two versions of this pack, the UK version with , and the US version with \$. If you require any other currency or versions, please fe...

Equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages

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A rich task with clear instructions and built in extension on equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages. Students fly through these questions without and enjoy the task. Works well if the sheets are laminated and can be written on with dry wipe pens. You can also print this off from th...

Converting Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

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An exercise to practice converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.

Fractions, decimals and percentages

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This is a workbook for children who have already been introduced to Fractions, Decimals and Percentages. Looking at them as a Happy Family and how they are all connected to each other. Numeracy for Key Stage 2. This could be used as a revision booklet or as a homework booklet. Topics inclu...

Lesson ideas

Take advantage of these clear, visual explanations that break down the step-by-step process of converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.

Ordering Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

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Fully differentiated and scaffolded lesson on ordering FDP. Starts of with Converting FDP, Recap on Ordering Decimals then into the main lesson. With differentiated questions and a great plenary. An NQT, so all feedback welcomed!

Fractions Decimals Percentages conversion lesson

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A comprehensive lesson that takes students through each conversion, with examples and questions throughout. The final task allows students to improve fluency by filling in the gaps of a conversion table or those that have mastered the topic to develop their problem solving skills through worded prob...

Fraction Decimal Equivalence Presentation

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This is a comprehensive presentation on converting fractions into their equivalent decimals and vice versa. There are lots of key questions and concepts dealt with, as well as direct questions pupils can answer. The presentation runs directly into my Fraction Decimal Puzzle Grids resource, but...

Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

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A short P/P presentation to aid students make links between fractions, decimals and %. May be edited to use familar names within the classroom/teaching staff!

Games

Ignore anyone who says FDP conversion can't be fun! These puzzles and games are exactly the sort of treat your class will love, whilst simultaneously working hard to solve these problems.

Year 6 Fractions, decimals and percentage game

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This is a fraction,decimal and percentage game designed for Y6 - perfect for SATs revision. I found this game worked really well with my children in Year 6. Firstly, the game makes the children think they aren't doing maths (sneaky!) and their naturally competitive nature ensured for a brilliant out...

Fractions, Decimals, Percentages Equivalence Codebreaker

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Just a quick homework, starter or plenary which gives a punchline to a lame joke.

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents Tarsia Puzzle Activity

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Use these math puzzles for your students to practice converting between fractions, decimals, and percents. The large puzzle pieces are great to be used as a fun outdoor extension or recap activity however the small puzzles can easily be used as a full lesson activity. I have used these to great succ...

Fractions, Decimals and Percentages Game

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An interactive PowerPoint activity or game for finding equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages. The PowerPoint file contains an embedded Excel sheet in order that new questions can be generated. If you like this free resource then check out some of my premium resources. Follow me on Twi...