A small group or whole-class activity to consolidate students’ understanding of equivalent fractions.
Print and laminate the six cookie jars (1/2, 1/3, 1/4, 1/5, 1/6 and 1/8) and the cookies (there are 24 of these).
Provide each student with a cookie. As a class, sort the cookies into the correct cookie jars, according to equivalence.
This could also be used as a small group activity, or as an extension task.
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National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
- Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower
Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower covers students in Year 3 and Year 4.
The principal focus of mathematics teaching in lower key stage 2 is to ensure that pupils become increasingly fluent with whole numbers and the four operations, including number facts and the concept of place value. This should ensure that pupils dev...
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