# Pentagons Group Lockdown Maths

## Week Beginning 8th March

### Monday

Review Equivalent fractions:

L.I. I can create equivalent fractions.

watch and listen to this powerpoint. Create some equivalent fractions from the third last slide. Use your jotter. 🚦 traffic light and hand in to maths tray 🧮📥 Remember DUMTUMS

### Tuesday

Simplify Fractions

L.I. I can simplify fractions.

Watch and listen too this powerpoint on simplifying fractions. Try the problem on the third last slide, hand in to maths tray 🧮📥

Do a bit of multiplication practise. Do these in the formal way in your jotter, self assess clearly. Remember DUMTUMS  🚦 traffic light and hand in to maths tray 🧮📥

### Wednesday

L.I. I can simplify fractions.

Try some more simplification of fractions:

This as a warm up: Simplify Fractions, remember you might not be able to simplify all fractions.
Simplify Fractions set them out neatly in your jotter then self assess clearly.

### Thursday

Do a bit of division practise. Do these in the formal way in your jotter, self assess clearly. Remember DUMTUMS  🚦 traffic light and hand in to maths tray 🧮📥

L.I. I can simplify fractions.

Try some more simplification of fractions:

Simplify Fractions 2. Self Assess Remember DUMTUMS  🚦 traffic light your work and hand in to maths tray 🧮📥.

### Friday

L.I. I can explain my knowledge of creating equivalent fractions and simplification of fractions..

Rewatch the equivalent fraction and simplification of fraction PowerPoints above. Think of what you have learnt about making equivalent fraction and simplifying them. Add something to your e-portfolio that shows what you have learnt. You could explain in writing, use pictures or any other method you like. Do something you will be proud of.

If you are finding it difficult write about that. try and think it through and explain. Don’t worry as we will work on it some more back in school.

## Author: John Johnston

I am a teacher, currently working in Banton Primary for North Lanarkshire Council. I also act as Product Owner/provide support for Glow Blogs.