Adding fractions (up to one whole)

In this lesson pupils will use bar models to support their understanding of adding fractions where the total does not exceed one.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.One and one third is equivalent to....

1/5

Q2.Three and two fifths is equivalent to,,,

2/5

Q3.How else could I write two and two fifths

3/5

Q4.How else could I write five halves?

4/5

Q5.Which is greater?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.One and one third is equivalent to....

1/5

Q2.Three and two fifths is equivalent to,,,

2/5

Q3.How else could I write two and two fifths

3/5

Q4.How else could I write five halves?

4/5

Q5.Which is greater?

5/5

Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Adding Fractions (Up to One Whole)

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is the total?

1/5

Q2.What is the total?

2/5

Q3.What is the sum of the two fractions below?

3/5

Q4.What is the total?

4/5

Q5.Calculate:

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Adding Fractions (Up to One Whole)

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is the total?

1/5

Q2.What is the total?

2/5

Q3.What is the sum of the two fractions below?

3/5

Q4.What is the total?

4/5

Q5.Calculate:

5/5

Lesson summary: Adding fractions (up to one whole)

It looks like you have not completed one of the quizzes.

To share your results with your teacher please complete one of the quizzes.

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Walk

On the spot:
Chair yoga

The next lesson in:
Fractions
is:
Subtracting fractions

Browse Oak's lessons: