Multiplication and Division
To begin this term we are looking at formal written methods.
First, we looked at long multiplication.
Then, we focused on short division.
It took a bit of time for us to get our heads around it, but in the end we got there.
We have been working on these methods in our arithmetic books and we are becoming very confident in using both methods.
We now have a few weeks focusing on fractions.
At home talking opportunity
Ask your child to explain to you how to convert:
mixed numbers into improper fraction
Improper fraction into a mixed number
How to find an equivalent fraction
How to compare and order a range of fractions
If you fancy doing some extra work at home as well as your homework set, give this fraction revision work sheet a go!
We are also looking at.....
Fractions to Decimals
Comparing and Ordering Decimals