Dividing Fractions – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on dividing fractions that focusses on dividing fractions by whole numbers and by other fractions, and dividing whole numbers by fractions. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To divide integers by fractions.
  • To divide fractions by integers.
  • To divide fractions by fractions.

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 ‘Dividing Fractions’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Fraction Multiplication Squares
  • Student Worksheet on Dividing Fractions
  • Times Table Grid
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the seventh lesson in the ‘Fractions’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the sixth lesson in the ‘Fractions’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Fractions (foundation) unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

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