Y3 Maths

Converting Pounds and Pence Lesson

This Year 3 Converting Pounds and Pence lesson covers the prior learning of making the same amount, before moving onto the main skill of converting pounds and pence.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective
Mathematics Year 3: (3M9a) Add and subtract amounts of money to give change, using both £ and p in practical contexts

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of making the same amount, before moving onto the main skill of converting pounds and pence. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Modelling Powerpoint

Modelling Powerpoint

This powerpoint can be used to model the questions that the children will complete on the Varied Fluency and Reasoning & Problem Solving worksheets as part of this lesson.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

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Video Tutorial

In this Convert Pounds and Pence Video Tutorial, Aaron shows pupils how to use coins and written amounts to convert between pounds and pence.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of making the same amount, before moving onto the main skill of converting pounds and pence.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Make the Same Total Matching Game aims to support pupils’ understanding of money.

2 Practical Activities

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Supporting Activities

Supporting Activities

This the converting pounds and pence supporting activities sheet contains suggestions for additional tasks you might wish to use to support pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the lesson.

2 Varied Fluency

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to practise the main skill of this lesson.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Converting Money Reasoning Practice interactive game checks pupils’ understanding of converting between pounds and pence.

2 Reasoning & Problem Solving

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This converting pounds and pence extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the converting pounds and pence lesson.

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Mixed Practice

Mixed Practice

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of converting pounds and pence.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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Discussion Problem

Discussion Problem

This worksheet includes two discussion problems which can be used in pairs or small groups to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in this lesson.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Converting Pounds and Pence Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of converting amounts of money.

2 Homework

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency and reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

2 Additional Activities

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Free Consolidation of Steps 1-2 Year 2 Money Learning Video Clip

Free Consolidation of Steps 1-2 Year 2 Money Learning Video Clip

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Consolidation Pack

Consolidation Pack

These Money worksheets are fantastic at helping your pupils practice their reasoning and problem solving skills. This pack contains two different question types for Year 3 Spring Block 2.

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Home Learning Pack

Home Learning Pack

This Spring week 4 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets