Recognise equivalencies between common fractions, percentages and decimals (e.g. 50% = 1/2 or 0.25 = 1/4) and use these to find part or whole-number quantities (a) Know common fraction equivalents, e.g. half, quarters, fifths, tenths.

Adult Numeracy Core Curriculum, Basic Skills Agency / DfEE (2001, 2006)

## Fraction dominoes

Matching straightforward equivalent fractions – ideal for Level 1.

Level
L1
Maths

## Number relationships

Covers the relationship between addition and subtraction; division and multiplication; fractions, decimals and percentages; along with multiples, square numbers, and factors. Ideal for initial assessment, homework or revision.

Level
L1
Maths
N1/L1.5
N1/L1.6

## Fractions, decimals, percentages and money

Fractions, decimals, percentages and money is a clear, very visual handout that will help learners grasp the idea of equivalency.

Level
L1
L2
Maths

## Equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages hexagonal jigsaw

Equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages hexagonal jigsaw is a 24 piece jigsaw puzzle with triangular pieces for learners to match up. Use for revision or as a warm-up activity.

All Tarsia jigsaws can also be printed out as flashcards / dominoes.
You will need Tarsia Formulator in order to use this resource. See our Good Software – Tarsia Formulator entry for more information about this excellent free educational tool from Hermitech.

Level
L1
L2
Maths

## Fractions - naming and simplifying

This PPT provides clear explanations followed by plenty of practice. A wide range of individual problems pop up allowing learners to solve them at their own pace. Great for revising ‘naming fractions’ and introducing equivalents and simplifying.

Level
E3
L1
L2
Maths
N2/E3.2
N2/E3.1
N2/L1.1
N2/L2.1

## Money, decimals and fractions

A short but very clever worksheet that relates these three topics and really helps learners see the connection between decimals and fractions.

Level
E3
L1
L2
Maths
AN N2/E3.3
N2/E3.1
N2/L1.2

## Percentages and fractions of quantities

Good worksheet with useful help on turning a percentage into a fraction to help solve real life problems.

Level
L1
L2
Maths
N2/L1.2
AN N2/L1.9 Find simple percentage parts of quantities and measurements
AN N2/L2.8 Find percentage parts of quantities and measurements

## The problem solving cycle

First designed to help dyslexic students who found questions complicated to decipher, this resource was used at the beginning of sessions to familiarise students with the way questions are worded. Hints and checking methods, followed by questions to try.

Level
L1
Maths