Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on mixed numbers and improper fractions that looks at how to convert between these two ways of expressing fractions. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To convert between mixed numbers and improper 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 ‘Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Fractions Slices
  • Student Worksheet on Mixed Numbers & Improper Fractions
  • Fraction Wall
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

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