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# Maths Unit: Comparing & Ordering Fractions

Description

Explore the world of fraction comparison with our comprehensive unit, which includes engaging resources, games, presentations, quizzes and hands-on activities. Aligned with the Australian Curriculum for Year 6, this unit covers essential skills such as comparing fractions, finding equivalent fractions and ordering fractions. Foster student understanding and mastery of fraction concepts through dynamic and interactive learning experiences.

Suitable for
• Fast Finishers
• Relief Teachers
Lesson Structure
• Individual Activity
• Rotations / Group Work
• Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9M6N03 9

Apply knowledge of equivalence to compare, order and represent common fractions including halves, thirds and quarters on the same number line and justify their order

ACMNA131 8.4

Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages

ACMNA125 8.4

Compare fractions with related denominators and locate and represent them on a number line

VCMNA217

Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages

VCMNA211

Compare fractions with related denominators and locate and represent them on a number line

MA3-1WM old

Describes and represents mathematical situations in a variety of ways using mathematical terminology and some conventions

MA3-2WM old

Selects and applies appropriate problem- solving strategies, including the use of digital technologies, in undertaking investigations

MA3-3WM old

Gives a valid reason for supporting one possible solution over another

MA3-7NA old

Compares, orders and calculates with fractions, decimals and percentages

MA3-RN-01 new

Applies an understanding of place value and the role of zero to represent the properties of numbers

MA3-RN-02 new

Compares and orders decimals up to 3 decimal places

MA3-RN-03 new

Determines percentages of quantities, and finds equivalent fractions and decimals for benchmark percentage values

MA3-MR-01 new

Selects and applies appropriate strategies to solve multiplication and division problems

MA3-MR-02 new

Constructs and completes number sentences involving multiplicative relations, applying the order of operations to calculations

MA3-RQF-01 new

Compares and orders fractions with denominators of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10

MA3-RQF-02 new

Determines 1/2, 1/4, 1/5 and 1/10 of measures and quantities