Adding fractions (with a total greater than one)

In this lesson pupils will explore fractions that total to one and greater than one using fraction bars to support understanding.

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Calculate:

1/5

Q2.Calculate:

2/5

Q3.Calculate:

3/5

Q4.Calculate:

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:

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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Calculate:

1/5

Q2.Calculate:

2/5

Q3.Calculate:

3/5

Q4.Calculate:

4/5

Q5.Calculate:

5/5

Video

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Worksheet

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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 (With a Total Greater than One)

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the sum of the fractions?

1/5

Q2.Calculate:

2/5

Q3.What is the total?

3/5

Q4.What is the total?

4/5

Q5.What is the total?

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 (With a Total Greater than One)

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the sum of the fractions?

1/5

Q2.Calculate:

2/5

Q3.What is the total?

3/5

Q4.What is the total?

4/5

Q5.What is the total?

5/5

Lesson summary: Adding fractions (with a total greater than one)

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