# N2/E2.1

Read, write and compare in words and figures, halves and quarters of quantities (a) Know the words half, quarter and the symbols: 1/2 1/4 (b) Understand that two halves make one whole (c) Understand that four quarters make one whole (d) Understand that two quarters and one half are equivalent

## Fraction diagrams

Submitted by Marion Martin on Tue, 2011-12-27 20:05

#### Level: E2, E3

A simplified worksheet which covers labelling fractions, writing the words and a practical exercise in estimating eg: Mark 1/2 cup etc. Uses fractions commonly found in recipes and other practical situations. Ideal for, and mapped to, Functional Maths.

## Recipe fractions

Submitted by Marion Martin on Tue, 2011-12-27 17:06

#### Resource type: Hands-on / practical activity, Worksheet or assignment

A worksheet which gives students practice in naming and calculating the fractions most often seen in recipes. 1/2, 1/3 cup etc.
This worksheet can be accompanied with a ‘hands on’ exercise. eg: measuring 1/2, 3/4 cup of rice etc. You need: a tray, a marked measuring cup, a cup and a jar of rice or other suitable medium.
Ideal for, and mapped to, Entry 2 and 3 Adult numeracy and Functional Maths.

## Sandwich fractions

Submitted by Anne Carlill on Thu, 2008-02-07 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A gentle introduction to equivalent fractions. Worksheets to be used in conjunction with BBC Skillswise online activities.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/fractiondecimalpercentage

## Pizza fractions

Submitted by Maggie Harnew on Tue, 2006-07-25 17:11

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Name and shade in fractions, simple equivalents, practical questions.

## Fraction wall - equivalents

Submitted by Judith White on Sun, 2006-03-26 17:12

#### Level: E2, E3, L1

Card based activities, overhead transparency (or display on interactive whiteboard), teaching ideas and question bank.

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