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Using resources effectively to teach fractions

Through consultation with schools, and question level analysis of 2017 KS2 SAT papers, the primary maths forum identified the need for support with the teaching of fractions. This document offers ideas to teachers, using some commonly used and widely available resources, demonstrating how to teach fractions through a CPA approach (concrete, pictorial, abstract) progressively from year 1 through to year 6.

Mathematics exemplification for greater depth (year 1 and 4) 

These materials were produced by the primary mathematics forum following a questionnaire sent to schools auditing Solihull primary schools’ needs. This document provides exemplification for years 1 and 4 and targets 3 of the most difficult areas to assess at greater depth for each year group.