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Fractions: finding half and a quarter

This guide provides a sequence of steps for exploring finding half of a whole and half of a group. It then provides a sequence of steps for finding a quarter of a whole and of a group.

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Year level(s) Year 2
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource, Teaching strategies
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Questioning, Explicit teaching
Keywords fractions, half, quarter, reasoning, problem-solving, explicit teaching

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Numeracy
Strand and focus Number, Build understanding
Topics Fractions
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Recognise and describe one-half as one of 2 equal parts of a whole and connect halves, quarters and eighths through repeated halving

Identify common uses and represent halves, quarters and eighths in relation to shapes, objects and events

Numeracy progression Interpreting fractions (P2)

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