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Tuesday 9th

Tuesday 9th February 2021

WALT: find fractions of quantities


We would love if you could join us for our live lesson this morning at 11.00am. We will be continuing our work on Fractions and focusing on finding fractions of quantities.


If you cannot join us this time, please work through the PowerPoint below and choose a challenge to work through before submitting your work to Purple Mash.

Watch the video below for a tutorial on finding fractions of simple quantities.

Finding Simple Fractions of Amounts

Independent Activities



Choose one of the following:


* MILD - Use jottings to complete the sharing grids and find the fractions of each amount



** SPICY  - Use your division skills or draw a sharing grid using jottings to solve the fraction problems



 *** HOT - How many unit fractions can you find for each of the amounts? Draw pictures or your division number sentences to show how you worked them out


Please upload your completed work to your folder on Purple Mash smiley