Equivalent Fractions – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on equivalent fractions that looks at how to find different fractions that mean the same and at what the simplest terms of the fraction are. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To find equivalent fractions.
  • To write fractions in their simplest form.

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 ‘Equivalent Fractions’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Equivalent Fractions Introduction
  • Student Worksheet on Equivalent Fractions
  • Equivalent Fractions Pairs Slide
  • Fraction Wall
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the second lesson in the ‘Fractions’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the second 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: