Y5 Maths

Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers Lesson

This Year 5 Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers lesson covers the prior learning of fractions greater than 1, before moving onto the main skill of converting improper fractions to mixed numbers.

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 Objective

Mathematics Year 5: (5F2a) Recognise mixed numbers and improper fractions and convert from one form to the other and write mathematical statements > 1 as a mixed number [for example, 2/5 + 4/5 = 6/5 = 1 1/5 ]

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These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of fractions greater than 1, before moving onto the main skill of improper fractions to mixed numbers. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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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 converts between improper fractions and mixed numbers in this Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers Video Tutorial.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps the prior learning of fractions greater than 1, before moving onto the main skill of converting improper fractions to mixed numbers.

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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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Video Tutorial

Laura demonstrates partitioning improper fractions using bar models and part-whole models in this Fractions Greater than 1 Video Tutorial.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Fractions Greater than 1 Reasoning Practice checks pupils' understanding of fractions greater than 1 and develops their reasoning skills on this subject.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

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

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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 Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers Matching Game checks pupils' understanding of converting improper fractions into mixed numbers.

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This Year 5 Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers game includes five questions designed to check pupils' understanding of improper fractions and mixed numbers.

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Extension

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

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This Year 5 Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of converting improper fractions into mixed numbers.