# Year 5 Fractions Lesson Plans

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Evaluating Equivalent Fractions

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Evaluating Equivalent Fractions

Students will practise coming up with equivalent fractions in a fast paced challenge! This is an introductory lesson to equivalent fractions.

Year 5

Maths

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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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Cooking School Fractions

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Cooking School Fractions

Make equivalent fractions matter in the real world with this hands-on maths lesson! Students use measuring cups and spoons to recognise and generate equivalent fractions.

Year 5

Maths

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What's in a Name? Fractions and Decimals

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What's in a Name? Fractions and Decimals

In this lesson, your students will play with cards to practise giving fractions a new decimal name. They will be able to convert fractions to decimals by the end of this lesson.

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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Order of Operations with Fractions and Decimals

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Order of Operations with Fractions and Decimals

This lesson is designed for fourth graders to practise their skills with the order of operations along with multiplying fractions and adding or subtracting decimals.

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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Independent Study: year five

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Independent Study: year five

Use the fun and simple year five Independent Study Packet to help learners keep their skills active and flourishing. Support any student who may be away from school—whether it's home hospital, snow days, hurricane days, or a holiday break—and provide an opportunity to practise and strengthen their grade-level skills.

Year 5

Reading & writing

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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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Equivalent Fractions Memory Game

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Equivalent Fractions Memory Game

Your fourth graders will not only have fun creating and playing an equivalent fractions memory game in this interactive lesson, they will also become much stronger mathemeticians in the process.

Year 5

Maths

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Organizing Word Problems

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Organizing Word Problems

Help students solve fraction word problems with a graphic organizer! This lesson addresses Common Core standards while teaching useful skills for standardized test taking.

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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Metric Measurements, Fractions and Number Lines

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Metric Measurements, Fractions and Number Lines

Teach your students to calculate fractions of 100 using a number line model.

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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Fractions as Whole Number Multiples

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Fractions as Whole Number Multiples

Teach your students to use number lines to illustrate fractions as products, specifically where one factor is a fraction and one fraction is a whole number.

Year 5

Maths

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Fractions on the Dollar with Number Lines

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Fractions on the Dollar with Number Lines

Teach your students about money and fractions with this game! They’ll be converting fractions, citing money amounts, and even using a number line while playing a dice game.

Year 4

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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## Year 5 Fractions Lesson Plans

Education.com's library of year five lesson plans help teachers prepare for class, with new and creative ways of keeping fractions interesting for students. Using our year five lesson plans, sudents will be more comfortable with solving problems that include different numerators and denominators, converting mixed numbers into improper fractions, and more.