Handling numbers comprising a whole number and a fraction, and converting them to improper fractions, and vice versa.

• Fractions Counter: Lesson 2, 3 – Count by Mixed Numbers

Count in fractions in halves to twelfths up to 4 wholes, forwards and backwards. Uses pictures and number lines to illustrate.

• Fractions Counter: Lesson 5, 6, 7, 8 – Convert Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions

Convert between mixed numbers and improper fractions.

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Poster: What is a Mixed Number and an Improper Fraction (A3)

A3-sized poster shows with diagrams what mixed numbers and improper fractions are.

• Poster: Converting Between Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers (A3)

A3-sized poster to show the process of converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions. Includes diagrams and the written method.

• Teaching Strategies Working with Fractions

Teacher notes: Links division facts with fractions.

• Mental Calculations: Converting Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions

Mental calculations of converting a mixed number to an improper fraction, and an improper back to a mixed number. It is recommended to use Fractions Counter lesson plans 5 & 6 first, as these are advanced worksheets.

• Fractions Revision

Revise all fraction work covered in sets: multiplying fractions with whole numbers, equivalent fractions, comparing fractions, adding and subtracting fractions and mixed numbers, and converting between fractions and decimals.

• Compare and Order Common Fractions [PowerPoint TBM504]

40 slides. Common fractions ordered and compared. Convert mixed fractions and improper fractions. Use < > =. Interactive PowerPoint Think Bubble Math 504

• Fraction Comparison and Conversions [PowerPoint TBM604]

31 slides. Find equivalent fractions, compare fractions with unrelated denominators, convert between mixed numbers and improper fractions. Use < > =. Interactive PowerPoint Think Bubble Math 604

• Fraction Comparison and Conversions

5 pp. Questions with equivalent fractions, comparing fractions with unrelated denominators, converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions. Use < > =. Use with “Fraction Comparison and Conversions” [PowerPoint TBM604]

• Tenths as Decimals [PowerPoint TBM405]

39 slides. Connects common fraction tenths with decimals. Includes folding paper, number lines, base ten blocks, shapes of mixed numbers, and Ones and tenths. Interactive PowerPoint Think Bubble Math 405

• Tenths as Decimals WS

3 pp. Multiple shapes, and number lines for connecting tenths with decimals. Worksheets to accompany “Tenths as Decimals” [PowerPoint TBM405]

• Bring It On! Book 3: Fractions

[Members-only eBook] Complete 10-week program to teach operations with fractions for Year 6. Includes checkup worksheets A to E, weekly homework sheets and all answer keys