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Recognise Halves of Rectangles

In this worksheet, students will recognise halves as one of two equal parts in a rectangle.

'Recognise Halves of Rectangles' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise Halves and Quarters

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Worksheet Overview

This activity is all about recognising halves of rectangles.


We can split a rectangle into two parts like this.


rectangle in two unequal parts


Or we can split a rectangle into two equal parts like this.


rectangle divided in half


When we split it into two equal parts, each part is called a half of the whole rectangle.


rectangle divided into halves

When the parts are not equal, they are not halves.


We can split lots of shapes into halves but this activity is going to concentrate on only rectangles.


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