83 Three Quarters Eat or Treat
Included are games and activities which offer real-life examples using real quantities to help your child avoid being one of the many GCSE students who are unable to visualise fractions. Handling numbers in real life can be a really powerful learning experience, and sharing this type of activity with your child is extraordinarily valuable - it’s very difficult to manage with a class of 30 pupils and it just can’t happen on a screen or in a workbook. The final activity encourages drawing - a fantastic aid to maths - and being what is called in educational lingo ‘open-ended’, allowing your child to make choices, express their creativity and support their independence as well as develop mathematical patterns of thought.
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