Year 6 Decimals as Fractions Maths Challenge

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 6 Decimals as Fractions Maths Challenge aims to develop pupils’ ability to convert between fractions and decimals. Pupils will help Warrior Vala explore destinations by choosing the correct paths. Pupils need to convert fractions to decimals and add them together to find totals of 1 or 2. This problem solving activity supports deeper understanding of the objective.

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National Curriculum Objectives

Mathematics Year 6: (6F6) Associate a fraction with division and calculate decimal fraction equivalents [for example, 0.375] for a simple fraction [for example, 3/8]