Teaching for Greater Depth: Fractions with Understanding at Key Stage 2

Using the ‘Concrete -Pictorial- Abstract’ approach to help teach fractions with understanding and application


Join us and come away with how to:


  • Explore the many ways we use fractions in our everyday lives so they are seen as useful 
  • Use highly effective ‘Concrete, Pictorial, Abstract’ approaches including the ‘bar model’ and Cuisenaire rods to teach problem solving and calculating involving fractions
  • Connect fractions to multiplication, division and measures
  • Use Karen’s new ‘Maths Mission’ planning tool to plan for true ‘Mastery’ of fractions
  • Teach and apply fractions across the whole maths curriculum to embed understanding and skills

Further Details

Costs for up to 30 delegates start at:


£325 (+VAT)* for a twilight session

£375 (+VAT)* for a half day 

£550 (+VAT)* for a full day 


Looking to cluster with other schools or host your own conference?

Costs start at £35 (+VAT) per delegate per half day (min. 12 delegates)

Who is this course suitable for?

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  • Really useful, thought-provoking training with very clear explanations. Thank you! 


    A Matthews, Year 2 Teacher

  • Fabulous ways of understanding maths and how to make it easier to teach.


    T Hartney, Year 5/6 Teacher

  • Karen's humour, presentation skills, manner and relationship with our staff was wonderful. Practical 'have-a-go' training which really made us think!'    


    S Flaherty, Head Teacher