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Maths games for KS2 – Recap equivalent fractions in KS2 by getting active

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Key Stage



Year 4


This Y4 lesson by Jon Smedley involves combining maths with physical activity to enthuse pupils about fractions.

Active learning is an easy way to inject energy and fun into a lesson, while increasing pupils’ capacity to remember those important concepts they may have forgotten.

This equivalent fractions lesson has been designed for social distancing – you’ll only need a few resources. It’s just what you need to get pupils fired up about learning maths again.

Curriculum links

  • Revise and reinforce equivalent fraction learning
  • Increase confidence with fractions
  • Understand the role of the numerator and denominator with a fraction
  • How to use strategies to identify equivalent fractions

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Jon Smedley is a former teacher and founder of Teach Active, an award-winning online bank of primary maths and English active learning lesson plans linked to the national curriculum. Follow Teach Active on Twitter at @teachactive. Browse more maths games KS2 ideas.

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Maths games for KS2 – Recap equivalent fractions in KS2 by getting active

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