Y5: Place numbers with two decimal places on a 0–1 line. Round them to the nearest tenth and whole.
Y6: Mark numbers with one, two and three decimal places on lines and round to the nearest whole, tenth and hundredth.
Y5: Round to estimate totals. Written addition of numbers with one then two decimal places.
Y6: Find pairs of distances with a total of less than 7m (mix of one and two decimal places). Add pairs of decimals (mix of one, two and three decimal places).
Y5: Add two lengths with two decimal places. Add three distances with two decimal places.
Y6: Find pairs of distances, masses and capacities within given ranges.
In-Depth Investigation: Same Shapes
Investigate how a selection of irregular shapes can be cut in half to make two shapes the same shape and size. Same Shapes from nrich.maths.org.
Place numbers with two decimal places on a line
Place value additions and subtractions
Multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000
Y1: Make party mats for Teddy by colouring halves of shapes.
Y2: Colours 1/2s and 1/4s of shapes.
Y1: Colour 1/4 and 3/4 of shapes; recognise shapes that are not divided into equal quarters.
Y2: Match fractions to visual representations.
In-depth Investigation: Four of the Best
Children use an incomplete magic square to explore patterns in the addition of four numbers.