A set of differentiated worksheets that focus on finding simple fractions of quantities.
Use these worksheets when working on finding fractions of whole numbers with your class.
Year 6 Fraction Worksheets
Help students recognise that finding a fraction of a quantity is the same as dividing the quantity by the fraction’s denominator by using these worksheets.
There are two versions of this worksheet that can be used to differentiate based on the abilities of your students.
- Circle Version
- Uses unit fractions, e.g. 1/3 of 9 is the same as 9 ÷ 3.
- Square Version
- Uses non-unit fractions and explains the process to determine the answer, e.g. 2/3 of 9 is the same as (9 ÷ 3) × 2.
Corresponding answer sheets for each version are included in the resource.
National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
- Fractions (including decimals and percentages)
- Key Stage 2 (KS2) – Upper
Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Upper covers students in Year 5 and Year 6.
The principal focus of mathematics teaching in upper key stage 2 is to ensure that pupils extend their understanding of the number system and place value to include larger integers. This should develop the connections that pupils make between multipl...
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