This Teach, Practise, Extend PowerPoint resource focuses on adding and subtracting fractions when the denominator is different and is linked to the Year 6 National Curriculum. In total there are thirteen slides:
Slides 1, 2, 3 and 5, 6, 7 (teach) - Slide 1 shows children how easy it is to add fractions when the denominator is the same. Slide 2 shows how to simplify and answer when adding. Slides 3 shows the same as above but when subtracting fractions. Slides 5, 6 and 7 show how to add and subtract fractions when the denominator is different. Examples are given.
Slide 4 and 8 (practise) - Slide 4 allows children to practise adding and subtracting fractions when the denominator is the same. Slide 8 asks children to add and subtract fractions of a different denominator. Answers are provided.
Slides 9 - 13 (extend) - On slide 9 children are asked to use the above skills to solve word problems. Slides 10 - 13 give the answers with explanations given.
The resource is colourfully designed and can clearly be seen from a distance making it ideal to display on the Interactive Whiteboard and providing you with a straightforward and highly effective teaching resource. Great for a lesson starter, revision or early morning activity. It is aimed at the Year 6 maths objective but can be used at any time during KS2.
The slides can be edited to suit the needs of your class but this resource, including the images must not be distributed to others without our permission.
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