Problems

Each lesson contains a file for the lesson and a linked review session. The notes cover both parts and give objectives, key issues etc. Each line in the table represents a ‘page’ in the flash file.

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Theme – titles may be different in review file Lesson Review Notes
The Frogs Puzzle
Simple formulae
A frog number puzzle
 Problems1

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Problems1r Notes
Max Box Investigation
Painted Cube Problem
 Problems2 Problems2r To follow
Line Segment Problem
Counters Problem
Problems3 Problems3r  
The tangram
Square shapes
Inside a square
Problems4 Problems4r Notes
The pieces of the tangram
Pinboard shapes
3-D shapes
Problems5 Problems5r Notes

 

Starters

Algebra Starters

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Algebra Y6&Y7 (Notes) Algebra Y8&Y9 (Notes)
Seeing Sequences
Counting on
Matching functions
Evaluating a term
Matching expressions
Pyramid numbers
Solving simple equations
Matching graphs
Matching graphs 2
Solving equations and substitution
Straight line graphs 1: O and X
Equations of lines
Co-ordinates and straight lines
Points on straight lines
Straight line graphs 2: O and X
Equation hexagons
Making and solving equations
More to follow

 

Fraction, Decimal, Percentage and Ratio Starters

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Fraction, Decimal, Percentage and Ratio Y6&Y7 (Notes here) Fraction, Decimal, Percentage and Ratio Y8&Y9 (Notes here)
Decimal multiplication squares
Decimal and number multiplication
Improper fractions
Ordering fractions
Fractions of a quantity
Rounding
Ordering harder fractions
Percentage of a quantity
Decimal multiplication
Decimal division
Ordering fractions and decimals
Fractions, decimals and percentages
Mental arithmetic (decimals)
Multiplying decimals
Assorted number questions: 0 and X
Ordering fractions and percentages
Assorted number questions
More to follow

Geometry Starters

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Geometry Y6&Y7 (Notes here) Geometry Y8&Y9 (Notes here)
Making dice
Areas and perimeters of rectangles
Co-ordinate quadrilaterals
Co-ordinate practice
Angles in a triangle
Triangle types
Reflection
Rotation
Translation
Rotation challenge
Mirror writing
Find the centre
Missing angles
Co-ordinate practice
Co-ordinates and straight lines
Areas of quadrilaterals
Area of triangles
Congruent shapes
 More to follow

Measure and Miscellaneous Starters

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Measures Y6&Y7 (Notes here) Measures Y8&Y9 (Notes here)
The right unit
Know your units
Know your units
Vocabulary hexagons
Vocabulary hexagon anagrams
Letter code hexagons
Converting metric quantities
 More to follow

Number Starters

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Number Y6&Y7 (Notes here) Number Y8&Y9 (Notes here)
Tables’ practice
Evaluating expressions
Number complements
Directed numbers
Countdown
Doubles and halves
Simple multiplication and division
Square Digits
Rounding numbers
Missing operations
Combining numbers
Properties of numbers
Squares and square roots
Factors of numbers
Properties of numbers
Multiplications and divisions
Code cracking
Consecutive sums
Adding and subtracting numbers and decimals
Multiplication by powers of 10
The number 34
Multiplication squares
Wall numbers
Powers of ten
Squares, cubes and their roots
Sums of squares
Addition and subtraction
Properties of numbers
Add and subtract directed numbers
Magic squares
Number darts
Squares and cubes
Simple powers of 10
Number complements
Directed numbers: O and X
Dart totals
Mental arithmetic (integers)
Quiz dartsMore to follow

Statistics and Probability Starters

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Statistics Y6&Y7 (Notes here) Statistics Y8&Y9 (Notes here)
The mean
Reading a bar chart
Finding probabilities
Finding means
Bar chart and statistics
Finding statistics
Testing numbers
 More to follow

 

Number

Here are flash files for 9 lessons for KS3 Ratio and Proportion

Each lesson contains a file for the lesson and a linked review session. The notes cover both parts and give objectives, key issues etc. Each line in the table represents a ‘page’ in the flash file.

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Teacher Notes for all Ratio and Proportion files.

Theme – titles may be different in review file Lesson Review Notes
Proportions
Recipes and mixtures
Simple proportion problems
Ratio1 Ratio1r R&P1
Simple sharing and ratio
More sharing and ratio
Ratio and proportion
Simplifying ratio
Ratio2 Ratio2r  R&P2 
Direct proportion graphs
Comparing graphs
Ratio3 Ratio3r  R&P3 
Converting units
The unitary method
Three part ratios
Ratio4  Ratio4r   R&P4 
Reading scales
Finding distances
Bearings
Ratio5 Ratio5r R&P5 
Ratios and proportion
Ratios and proportion in a rectangle
Ratio questions
Ratio6 Ratio6r   R&P6
Direct proportion
Making your own paint
Ratio7 Ratio7r   R&P7
The hectare
The size of units
Converting between different units
Areas of rectangles
Currency conversions
Ratio8 Ratio8r  R&P8 
Maps and scales
Scale drawing
Scale factors and areas
 Ratio9 Ratio9r  R&P9 

 

Probability

Here are flash files for 11 lessons for KS3 probability

ProbabilityInteractives

Each lesson contains a file for the lesson and a linked review session. The notes cover both parts and give objectives, key issues etc. Each line in the table represents a ‘page’ in the flash file.

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Teacher Notes for all Probability files.

Theme – titles may be different in review file Lesson Review Notes
Impossible, unlikely, likely and certain
Your own probabilities
A card game for probabilities
Higher or lower game
P1 P1r Prob1
Probability and digit cards
Probability and words
Probability and dice
P2 P2r Prob2
Digit cards
Balloons
Throwing discs
P3  P3r Prob3
Two coins
Two dice 1
Two dice 2
Two dice questions
 P4 P4r Prob4
Football goals
The dice and coin experiment
The difference between two dice
P5 P5r Prob5
Dominoes
An unfair spinner
P6 P6r Prob6
Probability statements
Tins of fruit
P7 P7r Prob7
Choosing a rule
Which spinner?
Design your own spinner
P8 P8r  Prob8
Probability notation
Counters 1
Counters 2
P9  P9r Prob9
Throwing coins 1
Throwing coins 2
Spinners
 P10 P10r Prob10
Designing an experiment
Buffon’s needle
Experimental probability
P11  P11r Prob11

 

 

Statistics

Here are flash files for 19 lessons for KS3 statistics

Each lesson contains a file for the lesson and a linked review session. The notes cover both parts and give objectives, key issues etc. Each line in the table represents a ‘page’ in the flash file.

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Theme – titles may be different in review file  Lesson Review Notes
Finding the mode
Calculating the mean
Pocket money and the mean
S1 S1r  
Finding the median
Calculating the range
Pie charts
S2 S2r  
Travel to school – your ideas
Travel to school – your data collection sheet
Your data collection sheet
S3 S3r  
Bar charts for comparison
Bar chart for grouped discrete data
Bar-line graphs for discrete variables
Pie charts
S4 S4r  
Interpreting bar charts for comparison
Interpreting bar chart for grouped discrete data
Interpreting bar-line graphs for discrete variables
Interpreting pie charts
S5 S5r  
Comparing statistics for two dice
The UK population (2001 census)
S6 S6r  
Data collection
Data presentation
Data interpretation
S7 S7r  
Throwing a dice 1
Throwing a dice 2
S8 S8r  
Discrete and continuous data 1
Discrete and continuous data 2
Grouping discrete data
Two way tables
S9 S9r  
Mean, median or mode?
Stem-and-leaf diagrams
The mean, median, mode and range
S10 S10r  
Pie charts for categorical data
Compound bar charts
Drawing a scatter graph
S11 S11r  
Grouping continuous data
Line graphs comparing temperatures
The cooling cup of tea
S12 S12r  
Bar charts and statistics
Bar charts and line graphs
 S13 S13r  
Comparing data in tables
Population pyramids
S14 S14r  
Making conjectures
Sample sizes
Designing a data collection sheet
S15 S15r  
Class intervals
Frequency diagrams
Time series
Representing data
S16 S16r  
Two way tables
Scatter graphs
Correlation
S17 S17r  
Mean, median and mode
Choosing the most appropriate average
Problem solving
S18 S18r  
Correlation
National averages
Comparing data
 S19  S19r  

 

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Transformations

Here are flash files for 7 lessons for KS3 transformation of shapes

Each lesson contains a file for the lesson and a linked review session. The notes cover both parts and give objectives, key issues etc. Each line in the table represents a ‘page’ in the flash file.

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Theme – titles may be different in review file  Lesson Review Notes
Symmetrical and non-symmetrical shapes
Reflecting a point
Making quadrilaterals
Two mirrors
T1 T1r  
Rotational symmetry
Finding out about rotations
Rotations of 90 degrees
T2 T2r  
Filling a triangle
Translated triangles and different grids
Translated shapes and different grids
T3 T3r  
Combinations of transformations T4 T4r  
Combinations of transformations T5 T5r  
The spider’s web
Enlargement
More enlargements
T6 T6r  
Combining two transformations
Finding transformations 1
Finding transformations 2
T7 T7r  

 

To follow: The gallery below shows first screen for each of the lesson and review files, with each review file following the appropriate lesson file.