Converting Percentages to Fractions & Decimals – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on converting percentages to fractions and decimals that looks at the different ways that proportion can be written and how to convert between them. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To understand that a percentage is a fraction in hundredths.
  • To convert between fractions, decimals and percentages.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE higher or foundation tier students. It could also be used with Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Converting Percentages to Fractions and Decimals’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Fractions, Decimals and Percentages Match Cards
  • Student Worksheet on Converting Percentages to Fractions and Decimals
  • Place Value Grid
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the third lesson in the ‘Fractions, Decimals & Percentages’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the second lesson in the ‘Percentages’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Fractions, Decimals & Percentages unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The percentages unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are: