Year 5 Fractions worksheets by Subject
Each pair of adjacent numbers needs to be multiplied to make the one on top.
Each pair of adjacent numbers needs to be added to make the one on top.
Each row of this table tells you how many units, tenths and hundredths a number is made up of. Look at each row and work out how to represent each number as a decimal in the blank box provided. The units, tenths and hundredths will not always be given in order.
The same mathematical quantities can be represented as fractions or decimals. Can you match these decimal cards with their equivalent fractions?
When multiplying fractions with a whole number, you multiply the numerator by the whole number while the denominator stays the same. See if you can work out these sums using this method.
When adding and subtracting fractions that have the same denominators, you simply calculate with the numerators and ignore the denominators. When calculating with fractions with different denominators, you need to change the fractions so that you can calculate with them. See if you can work out these questions.
Read these word problems and see if you can answer them – you'll need to use your fractions skills.
Help your child visualise which fractions are equivalent to 1, and how fractions are related to each other with an equivalency wall, free to download.
Can you match up all the equivalent fractions? You’ll need to reduce them to their simplest form.
Use a blank hundred square to explain decimals to KS2 children, as well as showing the equivalence between fractions, decimals and percentages.
Can you draw a line connecting the fish and cakes whose decimals and fractions match?
Rendham Village have held their annual dance. By the end of the day, they have made £500. Can you help them work out how to split the money between their chosen charities?
Look how Katy puts these fraction cards into order, from smallest to largest. Can you follow Katy's method and then use it to order another set of fractions?
If you are looking at a part of a whole (in this case shaded sections of a shape), you can write it as a fraction or a percentage. Can you shade the correct part of the shapes below?
Can you cut out these cards and then match them up? This will help you relate simple fractions to decimals.
Cut out these fraction cards. Can you work out where they should go on the number line below?
Add an extra learning dimension to family game time – try one of our Cool Maths board games and help reinforce your child's knowledge of number bonds, percentages and fractions while you play. Compiled by deputy headteacher Matt Revill and packed with 20 games, this maths learning pack covers all the key skills your child will need to master as part of the primary numeracy curriculum.
Are 4/5 and 8/10 equivalent? How about 1/3 and 2/4? Revise the method used to find out and practise calculations with this equivalent fractions worksheet.
Foxed by fractions? Not any more! From the foundations of fractions learning in Reception to converting fractions to decimals and percentages in Year 6, our learning pack identifies everything your child needs to know in this tricky area. You’ll understand how fractions are taught using pictures, how to make the concept real for your child and revise the mathematical terminology (numerators, improper fractions, quotients and more). Of course, you might have to eat a few halves, quarters and eighths of pizzas or cakes with your child to help them learn… it’s a hard life, being a parent!