Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
Define percentage as ‘number of parts per hundred’
Interpret percentages as a fraction or a decimal (KS3) 
Teaching for Understanding
Resources and ideas to promote understanding
Teaching for Understanding
FDP number line (C. Norledge)
Pupils match common fraction, decimal and percentage equivalents and place on a number line.
Translating between fractions, dcimals and percents (MAP)
Full lesson plan and set of resources for a series of lessons on fractions, decimals and percentages.
Pupils match common fraction, decimal and percentage equivalents and place on a number line.
Translating between fractions, dcimals and percents (MAP)
Full lesson plan and set of resources for a series of lessons on fractions, decimals and percentages.
Fluency
Collections of standard practice problems in various formats
Worksheets
FDP conversions crossnumber (C. Norledge)
Crossnumber puzzle with a mixture of all fraction, decimal and percentage conversions.
FSMA Fractions, decimals and percentages (Nuffield)
Collection of worksheets with a variety of activities for converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.
Worksheet generator (Mathaids)
Generator with options to select just one or many different conversions.
Crossnumber puzzle with a mixture of all fraction, decimal and percentage conversions.
FSMA Fractions, decimals and percentages (Nuffield)
Collection of worksheets with a variety of activities for converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.
Worksheet generator (Mathaids)
Generator with options to select just one or many different conversions.
WHiteboard Display
Fractions, decimals and percentages (Flash Maths)
Good activity for use with miniwhiteboards; reveal a mixture of FDP or all of one and get pupils to convert the others.
Converting percentage to decimal and fraction quickfire (C. Norledge)
For use with miniwhiteboards or targeted questioning.
Master the basics (C. Norledge)
Standard practice questions.
FDP Achievement unlocked (C. Norledge)
Three levels of questions, differentiated bronze/silver/gold. Pupils pick their level of difficulty.
Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages workout (StudyMaths)
Question generator  good for basic repeated practice.
Fractions, decimals and percentages Cookie Monster (dannytheref via TES)
Nice little odd one out activity, great for a starter/plenary or quick revision.
Workout (StudyMaths)
Question generator to display on whiteboard, good for starter/revision, and includes answers.
Good activity for use with miniwhiteboards; reveal a mixture of FDP or all of one and get pupils to convert the others.
Converting percentage to decimal and fraction quickfire (C. Norledge)
For use with miniwhiteboards or targeted questioning.
Master the basics (C. Norledge)
Standard practice questions.
FDP Achievement unlocked (C. Norledge)
Three levels of questions, differentiated bronze/silver/gold. Pupils pick their level of difficulty.
Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages workout (StudyMaths)
Question generator  good for basic repeated practice.
Fractions, decimals and percentages Cookie Monster (dannytheref via TES)
Nice little odd one out activity, great for a starter/plenary or quick revision.
Workout (StudyMaths)
Question generator to display on whiteboard, good for starter/revision, and includes answers.
Enrichment, Extension and Problemsolving
Resources to extend thinking, enrich lessons or enhance problemsolving skills
LInking to Real Life
Why compare fractions and percentages? (BBC Skillswise)
Short clip looking at reallife examples of the importance of fraction and percentage conversions.
Problem solving with FDP (BBC Skillswise)
Worksheet with contextbased problems for FDP conversions.
Short clip looking at reallife examples of the importance of fraction and percentage conversions.
Problem solving with FDP (BBC Skillswise)
Worksheet with contextbased problems for FDP conversions.
Quick Puzzles and Problems
Fractions and percentages odd one out (C. Norledge)
Pupils identify the odd one out in a set of three calculations  there are multiple answers for each problem, so a good opportunity to get pupils to explain their reasoning.
Median (Don Steward):
Pupils identify the odd one out in a set of three calculations  there are multiple answers for each problem, so a good opportunity to get pupils to explain their reasoning.
Median (Don Steward):
 a to b as a percentage: Problems to justify converting fractions to percentages.
 Percentages to simplest fractions: Some interesting visual representations of conversions.
Other Links and Resources
Useful stuff that doesn't fit anywhere else
Foldables and NOtes
FDP jigsaws (@surreallyno via Twitter)
A cute little idea for creating FDP jigsaws.
A cute little idea for creating FDP jigsaws.
Interactives
Percentage, fraction, decimal grid (Visnos)
Wellanimated tool for looking at equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages. TES IBoard has a similar interactive which also asks questions.
Wellanimated tool for looking at equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages. TES IBoard has a similar interactive which also asks questions.
Card sorts
FDP card sort (Stacy Brookes)
Simple match cards with fractions (unsimplified and simplified), decimals and percentages.
Simple match cards with fractions (unsimplified and simplified), decimals and percentages.
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