Y5 Maths

Decimals as Fractions 1 Lesson

This Year 5 Decimals as Fractions 1 lesson covers the prior learning of recognising the relationship between tenths as a fraction and as a decimal, and hundredths as a fraction and as a decimal, before moving onto the main skill of recognising the relationship between a range of fractions and decimals.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for the steps  here and here. 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 5: (5F6a) Read and write decimal numbers as fractions [for example, 0.71 = 71/100]

Mathematics Year 5: (5F6b) Recognise and use thousandths and relate them to tenths, hundredths and decimal equivalents

Mathematics Year 5: (5F12) Solve problems which require knowing percentage and decimal equivalents of 1/2 , 1/4 , 1/5 , 2/5 , 4/5 and those fractions with a denominator of a multiple of 10 or 25

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of recognising the relationship between tenths as a fraction and as a decimal, and hundredths as a fraction and as a decimal, before moving onto the main skill of decimals as fractions 1. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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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.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of recognising the relationship between tenths as a fraction and as a decimal, and hundredths as a fraction and as a decimal, before moving onto the main skill of recognising the relationship between a range of fractions and decimals.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Hundredths as Decimals activity includes three questions designed to check pupils’ understanding of hundredths as decimals.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Recognise Tenths and Hundredths Game checks pupils’ understanding of representing tenths and hundredths in various forms.

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Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of decimals as fractions 1.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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This Year 5 Decimals as Fractions 1 Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of converting fractions to decimals.

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Extension

This decimals as fractions 1 extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the decimals as fractions 1 lesson.

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This Year 5 Fractions as Decimals 1 Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils' understanding of recognising decimals as fractions within a problem solving context.