**ASPECTS OF NUMERACY FOCUS AREA 1**

**UNDERSTANDING FRACTIONS, DECIMALS, PERCENTAGES, RATES, RATIOS**

early in STAGE 2

end of STAGE 2

- Finds equivalent fractions with denominators of 2, 4 and 8; 3 and 6; and 5, 10 and 100
- Applies the place value system to represent tenths and hundredths as decimals
- Makes connections between fraction and decimal notation
- Models, compares and represents decimals of one and two decimal places
- Represents decimals on number lines