Victorian Curriculum Year 4 - 2021 Edition

5.01 Name and identify fractions

Lesson

In previous years we have practiced identifying fractions from fraction bars. Let's practice this concept.

Here is a fraction bar.

This fraction bar has $\editable{}$ equal parts.

Each part is $\frac{\editable{}}{\editable{}}$ of the whole.

This video shows how to name fractions from fraction bars.

Which of the following shows $\frac{1}{4}$14 on the fraction bar?

- ABCDABCD

This video shows how to name fractions from area models.

Which of the following shows $\frac{3}{4}$34 of the area shaded?

- ABAB

Remember!

The denominator (bottom number) is the number of equal parts the shape is divided into.

The numerator (top number) is the number of parts shaded to represent the fraction.

Count by quarters, halves and thirds, including with mixed numerals. Locate and represent these fractions on a number line