Y5 Maths

Factors Lesson

This Year 5 Factors lesson covers the prior learning of factor pairs, before moving onto the main skill of factors.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. 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 Objectives
Mathematics Year 5: (5C5a) Identify multiples and factors, including finding all factor pairs of a number, and common factors of two numbers

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1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of factor pairs, before moving onto the main skill of factors.

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Full Step

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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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Factor Pairs IWB Activity includes three questions designed to check pupils' understanding of factor pairs.

2 Teaching

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of factor pairs, before moving onto the main skill of factors. 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.

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Video Tutorial

Jade shows pupils how to find the factors of different numbers using arrays in this Factors Video Tutorial.

3 Activities

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Worksheet

Worksheet

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

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Full Step

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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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Multiples and Factors Game includes five questions designed to check pupils' understanding of multiples and factors.

4 Extension

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Extension

Extension

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

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Maths Challenge Activity

This Year 5 Factors Maths Challenge tests pupils' understanding of identifying factors and finding common factors.