Fractions

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in maths for Key Stage One to teach about identifying and calculating fractions of shapes, quantities and numbers

• Number Quarters

Use concrete objects and diagrams to calculate one quarter of different numbers for multiples of four

• Shape Quarters

Practise identifying and dividing different types of shapes into four equal quarters

• Number Halves

Use concrete objects and diagrams to calculate one half of different numbers

• Finding Halves

Identify and record how to divide different numbers for multiples of two into equal halves

• Equal and Unequal

Identify and record how to divide different sized shapes into equal and unequal parts

• Fruit Drinks

Record how to divide illustrations of cups to illustrate their capacities using a range of different fractions

• Filling Containers

Divide different containers using fractions to match a range of vocabulary words for capacity

• Baubles

Practise dividing different bauble shapes to show fractions using halves and quarters

• Christmas Card Halves

Select and use halves of different shapes to make a range of festive Christmas cards

New Teaching Resources for Key Stage One

• Sea Voyage
Plan and write a diary entry to describe a voyage on a tall ship that is sailing across an ocean
• Garden Planting
Write a factual recount about how to plant different flowers in a garden during the spring
• Weather Postcards
Read and write recounts to use on postcards reporting the weather experienced on different family holidays
• Holiday Postcard
Compose a written recount to use on a postcard describing a family holiday to a specific location