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Ratio and Proportion in Year 6

Ratio and Proportion in Year 6 A key aspect of the new National Curriculum is solving word problems and we have many requests for more on this. Our latest sets of worksheets for Year 6 are all on word problems involving ratio and proportion. Many children find this tricky, but a good way to go […]

Year 6 ratio

Year 6 ratio Ratio is now a category all of its own in Year 6 but it is important to approach this topic with care as explanations need to be clear. Children should be familiar with the following vocabulary: In every,  for every. Children should be able to handle problems involving simple ratio and proportion […]

Year 6 Ratio and Proportion Programme of Study (statutory requirements)

This is a brand new category for Year 6 children, emphasising solving problems using ratios. Year 6 Ratio and Proportion Programme of Study Pupils should be taught to: •    solve problems involving the relative sizes of two quantities where missing values can be found by using integer multiplication and division facts •    solve problems involving […]

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Year 4 fractions and ratio concepts

A brief summary of some of the most important fraction concepts to be taught in Year 4. Fractions Children should be able to understand the meaning of and be able to spell and read these words: Fraction, half, quarter, eighth, third,  sixth,  fifth,  tenth,  twentieth. The reading of fractions is important and 1/10 for instance […]