KS3 Dividing fractions

Stream until Sun 15th Nov
15 mins
Curriculum support
Curriculum support
Tas ParveenHost: Tas is a Qualified Secondary Teacher specialising in Maths with a background of Accounting and Finance. She has worked in several schools over a period of 5 years - including as a numeracy co-ordinator, working with pupils aged 11-16 with gifted and talented, SEN and EAL pupils. Tas has also worked as a private Tutor with GCSE and KS3 pupils helping them to increase their grades as much as 3 steps over a space of 2 years.

This class is all about dividing fractions. Students will also cover mixed number fractions.

This short burst class can act as revision of the topic for students who have learnt the subject in school already or can act as a first look at dividing fractions if the class was missed or the topic has not yet been covered in school.

Safeguarding reminder: We know that the safety of your child is of the utmost important. This is why we use Zoom's Webinar feature to provide our live classes, where by default, your child's webcam and microphone are disabled.

Key takeaways:
  • Understanding reciprocals
  • Understanding the use of multiplying fractions when dividing them
  • Covering any misconceptions that may arise
Suitable for:
This class is suitable for students in Year 7, Year 8 or Year 9, or S1, S2 and S3 who want to feel more confident in this topic which is key throughout Maths education. 

Class requirements:

You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.

What to expect:
  • This class will take place online via a Zoom webinar.
  • For live classes, please arrive promptly. Students' cameras and microphones are disabled by default.
  • For on demand classes, students will be watching a recording of a previous live class.
  • Once you have signed up, you will be taken to your dashboard where you can view details of the class, and re-watch it in the future.
  • Students will be sent confirmation of the class to their email address if provided.