PrimaryMaths

### Fractions KS2 – Maths medium-term plan

What's included?

Zipped file containing 4 PDF files and a PowerPoint presentation

Key Stage

KS2

Age

Years 5-6

Subjects

Making fractions fun and engaging is essential in helping pupils to develop a concrete understanding, be able to make and solve errors, and grasp the concept of the relationship between whole numbers, fractions and decimals.

This fractions KS2 medium-term plan will help guide you through the teaching of fractions, from comparing and ordering them to being confident in interpreting remainders.

The KS2 worksheets provided will support pupils in understanding equivalent fractions, using methods to calculate decimal fraction equivalents, and adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominator. Important vocabulary is highlighted alongside questions that will enable higher order thinking skills. Ideas for resources or math manipulatives are linked where necessary.

## Fractions KS2 learning objectives

• To find equivalent fractions and ordering fractions on a number line.
• To simplify fractions.
• Add and subtract fractions with the same denominator.
• To calculate fractions of a quantity.
• To recognise and write decimal equivalents.
• To compare decimals up to two decimal places.

Laura Di Pasquale is a primary teacher, Apple learning coach and micro:bit champion based in Glasgow.

Fractions KS2 – Maths medium-term plan
PrimaryMaths

#### Similar resources

You'll also receive regular updates from Teachwire with free lesson plans, great new teaching ideas, offers and more. (You can unsubscribe at any time.)

Which sectors are you interested in?

By signing up you agree to our Terms & Conditions and privacy policy

## Explore teaching packs

Pie Corbett Ultimate KS2 Fiction Collection
Fire up KS2 pupils' imagination with this collection of 20+ fictional stories, written by literacy expert Pie Corbett. Each ... more
21 x resources
Pie Corbett KS2 Non-Fiction Collection
Use Pie Corbett’s non-fiction texts to inspire your KS2 pupils to get writing. Each resource contains an original text in ... more
6 x resources
Pie Corbett KS2 Poetry Collection
Inspire KS2 pupils to be creative and express themselves with this pack of Pie Corbett poetry. Each of these Pie Corbett Tal... more
7 x resources
WAGOLL Packs from Real Authors
Peer inside the mind of award-winning children's authors and help pupils understand how to create engaging characters, capti... more
9 x resources
Art KS2 Inspiring Medium Term Plans
Get pupils' creative juices flowing with these expert medium-term art plans for KS2. Each resource consists of a full half-t... more
6 x resources
Magical Harry Potter Teaching Ideas
Spark pupils' imaginations with these inventive and exciting teaching ideas, all themed around the wonderful world of Harry ... more
11 x resources