E P Collier

Primary School and Nursery

Nurture. Discover. Achieve.


L.I: I can find half of an object.


Today we are going to be learning how to recognise halves and then we are going to find half of an object.

Watch the video clip below.

Fractions Year 1 - Finding Half of Shapes

National Curriculum Fractions For Year One - recognise, find and name a half as one of two equal parts of a shape.


Find a piece of A4 paper. How many ways can you halve it? Try to be really creative!


You can click on this link to find some possible solutions. How many of them did you manage to find?


Give Me Half! by Stuart J. Murphy

Now why don't you finish your maths lesson by watching this story. How much have you learnt about finding halves today??