St Nicholas Church of EnglandPrimary Academy


Welcome toSt Nicholas Church of England Primary Academy


In Maths this term we will be focusing our learning on fractions and geometry.


By the end of these units our children should be able to:

  • Find common factors and multiples of numbers.
  • Compare and order fractions.
  • Change from an improper fraction to a mixed number and visa versa. 
  • Add and subtract fractions and mixed numbers.
  • Multiply fractions by integers and fractions.
  • Divide fractions by integers.
  • Translate and reflect shapes using all four quadrants of a coordinate grid. 

Common Factors and Common Multiples

Before moving onto fractions, we recapped the difference between factors and multiples, as well as covering how to find common factors and multiples between two numbers.




Key Vocabulary 

equivalent    simplify   numerator    denominator    common factor   common multiple