Year 3
Autumn Term

Block E
Lesson 1

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How to find fractions of amounts

To find a fraction of a number where the numerator is 1, such as 1/4 of 8, you divide the number by the denominator, so you would have 8/4 = 2.

Resources for physically finding fractions of numbers you could include: Cuisinaire rods, Numicon, Base 10 or simply use cubes or counters.

 Try using more than one method and practice checking your answers with a calculator.


Government guidelines (Year 3)

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Find fractions of amounts