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
See blog article
for much more
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 here) Algebra Y8&Y9 (Notes here)
Counting on
Evaluating a term
Matching expressions
Matching functions
Matching graphs 1
Matching graphs 2
Pyramid numbers
Seeing Sequences
Simple equations
Co-ordinates and straight lines
Equation hexagons
Equations of lines
Making and solving equations
Points on straight lines
Solving equations and substitution
Straight line graphs 1: O and X
Straight line graphs 2: O and X
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)
Decimals to a fraction
Equivalent fractions
Equivalent ratios
Finding percentages
Find the fraction
Fractions and percentages
Fractions of a quantity
Making one
Multiplying and dividing by powers of 10
Assorted number questions
Assorted number questions: 0 and X
Decimal division
Decimal multiplication
Decimal multiplication squares
Decimal and number multiplication
Fractions, decimals and percentages
Fractions of a quantity
Improper fractions
Mental arithmetic (decimals)
Multiplying decimals
Ordering fractions
Ordering fractions and decimals
Ordering fractions and percentages
Ordering harder fractions
Percentage calcuations
Rounding
More to follow

Geometry Starters

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

Measure and Miscellaneous Starters

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

Number Starters

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

Statistics and Probability Starters

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

 

Fractions etc

Here are flash files for 12 lessons for KS3 Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

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 are not yet in place

Theme – titles may be different in review file Lesson Review Notes

TO BE

ADDED LATER

Fractions of a square
Making fractions
Equivalent fractions
F1 F1r F1
Dice fractions on a line
Your own dice fractions
Dice fractions of a number
Comparing two dice fractions
F2 F2r F2
Equivalent fractions and the fraction wall
Combining fractions
F3 F3r F3
Converting decimals to fractions 1
Converting decimals to fractions 2
F4 F4r F4
Starting from fractions
Starting from decimals
Starting from percentages
Fractions of a quantity
Percentages of a quantity
F5 F5r  F5
The fraction wall
Fractions in rectangles
Converting fractions to decimals
 F6 F6r F6
Addition and subtraction of fractions
Fractions in rectangles
 F7 F7r  F7
Looking at numbers
Converting fractions to decimals
Fractions of a number
 F8 F8r  F8
The equivalence of fractions, decimals and percentages
Calculating percentages
 F9 F9r  F9
The lowest common denominator
Adding and subtracting fractions
Multiplying fractions
Dividing a whole number by a fraction
Dividing fractions
 F10 F10r  F10
Percentage calculations
Percentage scales
Money questions
 F11 F11r  F11
Fractions and recurring decimals
Recurring decimals to fractions
 F12 F12r  F12

 

 

 

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.