# Fractions English for teachers Fractions Fractions one half

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Fractions English for teachers

Fractions

Fractions one half – a third, two thirds – three quarters – a sixths, five sixths – an eigth Half Third Seventh Eighth Fourth Fifth Sixth Ninth Tenth Eleventh Twelfth Thirteenth Fourteenth Fifteenth…

The Birthday l Prepare three cakes l Divide the first one into quarters. ¡ This l Divide ¡ This is a vanilla cake the second one into sixths. is a strawberry cake third one into eighths. is a chocolate cake

Ann’s birthday l Write the names of the family members in the section/s of the cake l Listen to the text to learn who ate what!

Ann’s birthday l Ann’s father has eaten a quarter of the vanilla cake. Her mother loves chocolate so she has eaten an eighth of the chocolate cake. Ann’s sister, who likes fruit, has eaten a sixth of the strawberry cake. Ann’s brother loves cake – he’s eaten a quarter of the chocolate cake and a sixth of the strawberry cake. Then grandfather has eaten a quarter of the vanilla cake and grandmother an eighth of the chocolate cake. Ann’s uncle has eaten an eighth of the chocolate cake and a sixth of the strawberry one. Her aunt has only eaten an eighth of the chocolate cake.

Ann’s birthday l The question is: ¡ HOW MANY SECTIONS OF EACH CAKE ARE LEFT?

A meal to share Mushroon pizza Ham and Cheese pizza Apple Watermelon How much would you like to eat? Mark it on your drawing I’d like to have… Tell your partner, negotiate the quantity and calculate how much food is left