# Category: KS3

## 2023 Digits Problem

The 4 digits of 2023 can be used to make numbers. You decide what to allow. Here we allow the four...

## Improve Pupils’ Problem-Solving using Metacognition

Kirstin Mulholland’s blog provides solid advice on how to improve pupils’ problem...

## Sequences

Activities where sequences are generated and next, 10th, 100th and nth terms are found. Animations...

## 2022 Digits Problem (Update – 5 January 2023)

2023 Version now available here. The 4 digits of 2022 can be used to make numbers. You decide what...

## ATM MATs – Polygon and Polyhedra materials

There are over 1150 Mathematical Activity Tiles available as above and all except the Mini...

## Populations and the UK Census 2021

Sunday 21 March is Census day in England and Wales and continues the 10 year trend (except for...

## Circumference of a Circle

Lesson visual of PowerPoint/ActivInspire Find the circumference of a circle from polygons...

## Prime Numbers and Insects

2021 is proving to be a special year in more ways than one. Not only is 2021 a product of...

## 2021: Making numbers using all the four digits

A super activity where we can make the numbers from 1 to 27 using a few simple rules. Good for...

## Baby Adult Ratio

Baby and adult skeletons drawn to the same height. See how a baby’s head is much bigger, in...

## Body Maths: Scatter Graphs

Lesson on scatter graphs inspired by Africa Counts, Claudia Zaslavsky’s excellent book on...

## Writing Functions and Inverse Functions

Find the inverse of a function given by two operations on a number (one multiply by, the other...

## Dice Games

Interactive excel activity that simulates four games of rolling two dice. Originally part of the...

## SS6 Representing 3D Shapes

Super activity from the original Standards Unit Improving Learning in Mathematics but now supplied...

## SS3 Dissecting A Square

Super activity from the original Standards Unit Improving Learning in Mathematics but now supplied...

## Squares and Other Powers

Recognise/use different representations of squares and square roots, cubes and cube roots and...

## Non-Specialist Teachers: Reference, Dictionary and More

Supporting subject knowledge These have been found useful by beginning teachers in training and...

## Non-Specialist Teachers: Your Maths Subject Knowledge

Mathematics Subject Knowledge Audits/Self-evaluations and Tests These have been found useful by...

## Secondary Maths Curriculum

It is essential that you know what mathematics needs to be taught, how best to teach it and how it...

## Improving Mathematics in Key Stages Two and Three: Evidence Review

Using calculators to support learning: they help, not hinder learning The strong evidence found...

## Circles

Plenty of material here to support work on circles including links helpful sites for definitions,...

## NCETM KS3 Teaching for Mastery Assessment materials

Very useful 53 page booklet in same format as Year 1 to Year 6 booklets available for primary...

## Improving Mathematics in KS2&3: (Guidance Report)

Eight practical, evidence-based recommendations to improve outcomes in mathematics for 7 –...

## Maths from around the world

I’ve learnt a lot about mathematics and its history around the world from these books. Of...

## The Centre of a Triangle

A super activity where pupils can decide how to find the centre of a triangle: then you may have...