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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. 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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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

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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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

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

1 Prior Learning

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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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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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Supporting Activity

Supporting Activity

This the Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers 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 worksheet includes differentiated varied fluency questions for pupils to practise interpreting and using negative numbers in context.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

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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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

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

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Worksheet

Worksheet

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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Mixed Practice

Mixed Practice

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

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.

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Free Year 5 Fractions Consolidation Steps 1, 2 and 3

Free Year 5 Fractions Consolidation Steps 1, 2 and 3

Giuseppe is a pizza chef selling his pizzas at a local food market. He receives an order that requires the knowledge of equivalent fractions to calculate how many slices of his pizza should have olives on.

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Consolidation Pack

Consolidation Pack

These Fractions worksheets are fantastic at helping your pupils practice their reasoning and problem solving skills. This pack contains two different question types for Year 5 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