Year 6 Fractions worksheets by Subject
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?
To turn a fraction into a decimal, divide the numerator by the denominator. See if you can work out what the decimal equivalents to these fractions are. Do this in your head! Then try the next set; they are harder so you will need to use a calculator. Remember, you need to divide the numerator by the denominator. Give your answer rounded to two decimal places.
When multiplying two fractions together, you quite simply multiply the numerators and then multiply the denominators. Work out the answers to these number sentences by multiplying both the numerators together and both the denominators together. Shade the diagram to show that you have found a fraction of a fraction.
Can you work out these tricky fractions, percentages and ratio problems? Ready, set...
Simplify these fractions by dividing both the numerator and denominator by the same number. You need to make sure that your final fraction has numbers that are as small as possible. Check all your answers to see if you could simplify each one further by dividing it again.
Cut out the number cards and turn them all face down. Take turns picking a card up, reading the number and trying to find an equivalent percentage, decimal or fraction. If you find a match you keep the cards; the winner is the player with the most cards at the end of the game.
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.
Look at these pictures and write them as either an improper fraction or a mixed number, or both.
If the numerator of a fraction is half that of the denominator, the fraction will always be equivalent to ½. Is this statement true or false? Challenge your child to find out!
A revision worksheet which tests understanding of fractions, percentages and decimals and how they are linked with a series of story problems to solve.
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!
A worksheet demonstrating how to use division to convert fractions to their simplest form. Answer sheet included.