More Fractions Upper Primary

These upper primary activities will help develop learners' deep conceptual understanding of fractions.  They supplement the tasks found in our Fractions feature.

Fractional Wall

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Using the picture of the fraction wall, can you find equivalent fractions?

Matching Fractions

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Can you find different ways of showing the same fraction? Try this matching game and see.

Light Blue - Dark Blue

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Investigate the successive areas of light blue in these diagrams.

Andy's Marbles

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Andy had a big bag of marbles but unfortunately the bottom of it split and all the marbles spilled out. Use the information to find out how many there were in the bag originally.

Fractions Made Faster

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Use the fraction wall to compare the size of these fractions - you'll be amazed how it helps!

Fraction Fascinationlive

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

This problem challenges you to work out what fraction of the whole area of these pictures is taken up by various shapes.