For the past couple of weeks, we have been looking at fractions. Each group has been looking at different aspects of fractions but we have all looked at equivalence.
Equivalence is a bit like simplifying fractions. Why say 4/8 when it is really 1/2? We simplify or reduce fractions to make it into the simplest fraction we can.
This video explains two different methods for simplifying fractions:
Head to mathsisfun.com/simplfying-fractions.html to try some practise activities!