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Interactive Spreadsheets for Foundation GCSE

Interactive Spreadsheets for Foundation GCSE

15 Excel Workbooks containing numerous spreadsheets to practice GCSE, including the popular 'Top Picks'. All multiple choice answers are generated using the answer and potential misconceptions. Note that your computer will need Microsoft Excel with Calculation Options set to 'Manual' and Macros enabled. There are set up sheets giving advice on how to do this. Excel's Zoom Bar can be used to scale the sheet up and down to fit on your monitor. Note that as the questions are randomised, some questions could be repeated. With a constant number of re-generated questions (and answers), students can practice to their heart's content. After all, practice makes perfect, and bought as a bundle you are saving 36%.
Ralphbutcher
Conditional Probability (visual method)

Conditional Probability (visual method)

This is my powerpoint introducing conditional probability using a visual method and fractions. The formula P(A∩B) = P(A|B) x P(B) is introduced through this method and referred to, but not used as part of the calculations (the idea is for pupils to understand where this comes from). Starts off by basic filling in Venn diagrams and moving on to given that statements - some tricky questions within Venn diagrams and one tree diagram question. I would suggest breaking up the powerpoint with questions at various stages.
supergenau
Decisions, Decisions - A Maths Investigation or Discussion Framework: Year 6+

Decisions, Decisions - A Maths Investigation or Discussion Framework: Year 6+

This mathematics investigation was designed for use by children of Year 6 - under the guidance and encouragement of a suitable mentor. It was not intended to be a 'fire and forget' worksheet, but rather a framework for discussion and exploration. The theme is using mathematics to guide (almost) real life decision-making. The focus is on using ratio and fractions to establish probability. Although the material is designed to be challenging but accessible to children working within the government's expectation for children at the end of Key Stage 2, it is possible that teachers of children in KS3 may find the resources useful.
BerylliumBaboon
Practice Using a Venn Diagram Interactive Spreadsheet

Practice Using a Venn Diagram Interactive Spreadsheet

An Excel Workbook containing a spreadsheet to practice the GCSE skill of using a Venn diagram and calculating a subsequent probability. The questions have multiple choice answers, generated using the answer and potential misconceptions. If the correct letter is given it turns the answer box green, or red if incorrect. Note that your computer will need Microsoft Excel with Calculation Options set to 'Manual' and Macros enabled. There is a set up sheet which gives some advice on how to do this. Clicking the 'More Questions' black square will clear the sheet and recalculate questions and answers. Excel's Zoom Bar can be used to scale the sheet up and down to fit on your monitor. Note that as the questions are randomised, some questions could be repeated. With a constant number of re-generated questions (and answers), students can practice this to their heart's content. After all, practice makes perfect!
Ralphbutcher
GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Practice (Compound Events)

GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Practice (Compound Events)

This carefully selected compilation of exam questions has fully-worked solutions designed for students to go through at home. This can save a lot of valuable time in class. Click 👉 https://tes.com/.../Exam Question Practice to download question compilations on more than 40 other topics. -- This series of 'booklets' cover the full range of skills expected at GCSE/IGCSE for each topic. The questions in this particular compilation require students to work out the probabilities of particular combinations of outcomes of two (or more) events. The questions are set in a wide range of scenarios. I usually print these questions as an A5 booklet and issue them in class or give them out as a homework. I also make them available for a student who wants to do independent study. 👍If you like this resource, then please rate it and/or leave a comment💬. If the rate-resource button on this page does not work, then go to your ratings page by clicking here 👉 https://tes.com/.../rate-resources…
Maths4Everyone
Constructing and interpreting Venn diagrams - 2 complete lessons

Constructing and interpreting Venn diagrams - 2 complete lessons

Suitable for Key Stage 3 or Key Stage 4 Maths classes. Lesson 1 has a powerpoint with examples that start with simple Venn diagrams such as multiples of two different numbers, and common multiples in the intersection. It moves on to more challenging Venn diagrams and working out probabilities from them. The worksheet follows on from this and finishes with questions where the intersection or other area is to be worked out given certain information. Answers are included in a separate file. Lesson 2 works through more complicated examples of constructing and interpreting Venn diagrams. The worksheet follows on from this and has a large number of questions of increasing difficulty and level of problem solving required, finishing with an algebraic question. Answers are also included in a separate file. Both worksheets are in both PDF and Microsoft Publisher formats to enable editing if desired.
grw100
Calculating Probability Revision

Calculating Probability Revision

An Excel Workbook containing a spreadsheets to practice the GCSE skill of calculating probabilities. The spreadsheet has an associated answer sheet going through each question. The questions have multiple choice answers, generated using the answer and potential misconceptions. If the correct letter is given it turns the answer box green, or red if incorrect. Note that your computer will need Microsoft Excel with Calculation Options set to 'Manual' and Macros enabled. There is a set up sheet which gives some advice on how to do this. Clicking the 'More Questions' black square will clear the sheet and recalculate questions and answers. Excel's Zoom Bar can be used to scale the sheet up and down to fit on your monitor. Note that as the questions are randomised, some questions could be repeated. With a constant number of re-generated questions (and answers), students can practice this to their heart's content. After all, practice makes perfect!
Ralphbutcher
Higher or Lower?

Higher or Lower?

Superb starter or plenary for any maths lesson! This presentation includes 8 games: - 2 games containing numbers in the 10 times tables - 2 games containing numbers in the 5 times tables - 2 games containing numbers in the 2 times tables - 2 games containing numbers from 1 to 10 How to play: 1. Flip over the first card. 2. Ask a child to say if they think the next card will be 'higher' or 'lower' than the card displayed. If they get the answer correct, they continue. If they get the answer wrong, start over with another child. 3. You can make each game easier by displaying all the possible numbers. Then just cross them off as they appear in the game (the children will know exactly what numbers are remaining thus increasing their chance of winning).
mark harland
Probability, Single Events (KS3/GCSE Summary)

Probability, Single Events (KS3/GCSE Summary)

A worksheet (with full solutions) that allows students to check their understanding of a range of standard probability concepts. This sheet is not just about working out probabilities, but contains the type of questions that require explanations too! Included is a NEW STYLE of PowerPoint, which allows questions and solutions to be easily selected for enlarged display onto a screen, one at a time. This makes it easier to go through the solutions in class 😀. -- For summary questions on other topics click 👉 https://tes.com/.../summaries… 👍If you like this resource, then please rate it and/or leave a comment💬. If the rate-resource button on this page does not work, then go to your ratings page by clicking here 👉 https://tes.com/.../rate-resources…
Maths4Everyone
Simple Probability (Classwork or Homework)

Simple Probability (Classwork or Homework)

A worksheet (with solutions) that contains straight-forward probability questions on a number of different themes. Aimed at upper-primary or lower-secondary students, I usually use this sheet as one of my standard off-the-shelf homework tasks. 👍If you like this resource, then please rate it and/or leave a comment💬. If the rate-resource button on this page does not work, then go to your ratings page by clicking here 👉 https://tes.com/.../rate-resources…
Maths4Everyone
5 - DICE

5 - DICE

A game that can be either played in pairs or as a whole class. Can be used as a starter as a whole class. Activity can have variants chosen by the teacher. Powerpoint with instructions. Empty grids for photocopying. Great for number skills, data collection and probability.
WrightMaths