Identifying Pupils Misconceptions in Fractions


9 February 2021




designed to enable delegates to explore common misconceptions in fractions and decimals, and the implications for teaching.  Delivered by Lorraine Woolen the course will look closely at:

  • common challenges and misconceptions held by children in this aspect of mathematics and implications for teaching;
  • different models of fractions, including commutativity of fractions as ‘operators’, that is:     of 3 equals 3 times
  • the relationship between fractions, decimals and percentages.

Venue: The BEACH, Bournville Primary School,Weston-super-Mare, BS23 3ST

Time: 1.30pm-4.00pm