# Year 5 Fractions Lesson Plans

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Year 5

English Learner (EL)

Fractions

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Year 5

English Learner (EL)

Fractions

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Fraction of a Whole

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Fraction of a Whole

Teach your students to use bar models and multiplication to find a fraction of a whole number.

Year 5

Maths

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Fraction Hunt

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Fraction Hunt

Fractions are everywhere! In this hands-on lesson, your class will work together in groups to find real-world examples of fractions. As they discover more complicated fractions, students will create their own word problems with them.

Year 5

Maths

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Illustrating Fraction and Whole Number Products with Tape Models

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Illustrating Fraction and Whole Number Products with Tape Models

Teach your students to use tape diagrams to solve equations involving whole numbers and fractions.

Year 5

Maths

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Single Strategy for Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers

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Single Strategy for Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers

Teach your students to add and subtract fractions with like denominators using a strategy that works for both operations: converting mixed numbers into improper fractions and back again!

Year 5

Maths

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Multiplication Models: Fractions and Whole Numbers

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Multiplication Models: Fractions and Whole Numbers

Teach your students to multiply fractions by whole numbers in this dynamic hands-on lesson!

Year 5

Maths

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Equivalent Fractions Using Area Models

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Equivalent Fractions Using Area Models

Teach your students to create equivalent fractions by multiplying by different fraction forms of 1 whole like 2/2 or 4/4. This lesson also includes drafts of area models.

Year 5

Maths

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Fraction Visuals

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Fraction Visuals

This lesson helps your students become confident mathematicians when it comes to representing fractions visually in a variety of ways. Use this lesson as a pre-lesson to Fraction Hunt or teach it independently.

Year 5

Maths

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The Missing Numerator in Equivalent Fractions

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The Missing Numerator in Equivalent Fractions

Are these fractions really equal? Use this lesson to introduce the concept of equivalent fractions with your students. Teach this on its own or use it as support for the lesson Equivalent Fractions Using Area Models.

Year 5

Maths

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Strategies for Comparing Fractions

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Strategies for Comparing Fractions

Help your students see the variety of strategies they can use to compare fractions! Students will compare their strategies with that of their classmates. Use this lesson on its own or use it as support for the lesson Fraction Wars.

Year 5

Maths

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Adding Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy

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Adding Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy

Make the number work for you! Use this lesson to teach your students to add mixed numbers with like denominators using the strategy of decomposition.

Year 5

Maths

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Fraction Wars

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Fraction Wars

Help kids master fractions with the fun, fast-paced, maths comparison game Fraction Wars. After a review, students are split into pairs to practise quickly comparing fractions with different numerators and denominators.

Year 5

Maths

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Sums for Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions

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Sums for Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions

Teach your students to add mixed numbers and improper fractions with the same denominator using the counting up strategy with number lines.

Year 4

Maths

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Number Talks with Mixed Numbers Addition

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Number Talks with Mixed Numbers Addition

Students will practise mental maths and harness their discussion skills through addition problems of like mixed numbers. This lesson may be used on its own or as support for the lesson Adding Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy.

Year 5

Maths

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Talk About Your Strategy: Fractions of a Whole

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Talk About Your Strategy: Fractions of a Whole

Get your students comfortable with maths conversations with this lesson on multiplying fractions by a whole number. It can be taught on its own or used as support for the lesson Fractions of a Whole.

Year 5

Maths

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Subtracting Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy

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Subtracting Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy

Teach your students to subtract mixed numbers with like denominators using the strategy of decomposition. This strategy helps students to manipulate and break down numbers to help them solve tricky subtraction problems.

Year 5

Maths

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Word Problems: Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers

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Word Problems: Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers

In this lesson, students will create story problems to match mathematical expressions involving multiplying fractions by whole numbers. Use it on its own or as support to the lesson Multiplication Models: Fractions and Whole Numbers.

Year 5

Maths

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Adding Like Mixed Numbers

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Adding Like Mixed Numbers

Solve for the sum of two mixed numbers! They will use scaffolds such as fraction models to support the visualization of mixed numbers. This can be used on its own or as support for the lesson Sums for Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions.

Year 5

Maths

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Writing Questions for Word Problems

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Writing Questions for Word Problems

Empower students to think like mathematicians by having them create word problems related to subtracting mixed numbers. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Subtracting Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy.

Year 5

Maths

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