New – Add Fractions for Year 6

Students use what they have learned about creating equivalent fractions to add fractions with different denominators.  They learn that in order to add fractions with unlike denominators, they first make equivalent fractions with the same denominators. 

Using square shaped pizzas, they understand that one strategy is to multiply the two denominators together to find a new common denominator.
Add fractions in time for the Denominator Delivery!

Happy learning!

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