Year 6 Fractions to Decimals 1 Maths Challenge

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 6 Fractions to Decimals 1 Maths Challenge checks pupils’ ability to covert fractions to decimals where the denominators can easily be converted to 10, 100 or 1,000. Pupils will convert the fractions to decimals to decipher the code that will allow Gemma to find her birthday presents.

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National Curriculum Objectives


Mathematics Year 6: (6F9a) Identify the value of each digit in numbers given to three decimal places and multiply and divide numbers by 10, 100 and 1000 giving answers up to three decimal places

Mathematics Year 6: (6F11) Recall and use equivalences between simple fractions, decimals and percentages, including in different contexts