WHAT IS A FRACTION?
WHAT IS A PROPER FRACTION?
WHAT IS AN IMPROPER FRACTION?
WHAT IS A MIXED NUMERAL?
Investigate these questions and find an example for each.
Search for a maths dictionary to find clear definitions and examples.
Equivalent fraction patterns.
In your maths grid book use a different colour for each number pattern.
2 4 6 8 10 12 14 …….
3 6 9 12 ……..
25, 50, 75 ……..
Now you have completed your number patterns (which are your denominators), go back and add your numerators. What do you notice?
1/2 2/4 3/6 4/8 5/10……….
3. Make your own ‘crazy’ fraction wall. Use a mixture of fractions to make your wall. NO GAPS
4. Choose a selection of dominoes to play with your table.
5. Go onto your Mathletics level and select FRACTIONS.
6. Work on your recipe using NUMBERS – screen capture each time you change the number of servings.