Warm Up - Play the 'Pizza Fractions' game by clicking the link below
Main Lesson - So far we have learnt how to identify a half, quarter, three quarters and a third of a shape.
Today we are going to look at fractions of amounts.
Click on the powerpoint below to learn more
So if you wanted to find 1/2 of an amount you will just need to halve it.
But if you want to find 1/4 of an amount you will need to halve it and then halve it again!
Have a go at the worksheet below and see if you can find the fraction of these amounts. You can use objects to help you i.e. pasta