Baubles

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to practise dividing different bauble shapes to show fractions using halves and quarters. The class can make a model of a bauble decoration divided into halves or quarters to hang on a Christmas tree.

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Learning Objectives

Recognise, find, name and write fractions of 1/2 and 1/4 of a shape. Identify and describe the properties of 2-D shapes.

Learning Outcomes

I can divide a shape into halves and quarters in different ways. I can say how shapes are the same or different.

Baubles

Teaching sequence to help the children practise dividing different bauble shapes to show fractions using halves and quarters

Bauble Halves

Activity to help the children record how to divide circles into halves in different ways to make patterns for Christmas baubles

Bauble Quarters

Activity to help the children record how to divide circles into quarters in different ways to make patterns for Christmas baubles

Christmas Bauble

Template to help the children divide a bauble shape to show fractions using halves and quarters to make patterns for Christmas baubles

Baubles

Interactive activity to help the children practise dividing different bauble shapes to show fractions using halves and quarters

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise dividing different bauble shapes to show fractions using halves and quarters

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