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Solving Equations Continuum

Solving Equations Continuum

So the idea behind this activity is that there’s very little difference between each different worksheet but a large difference between polar opposites. Pupils answer the first 5 questions. If they get them all correct first time they move up a step, otherwise they answer the rest of the questions on that level. The levels are: Red - Solving one-step using balances and bar models Orange - Solving one-step represented algebraically (positive and negative integers) Yellow - Solving one-step represented algebraically including fractions, decimals and worded questions Green - Solving two-step using balances and bar models with a few represented algebraically Blue - Solving two-step represented algebraically (positive and negative integers) Purple - Solving two-step represented algebraically including fractions and decimals White - Solving two-step worded questions
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Solving Multiple (3-Step) Equations KS3

Solving Multiple (3-Step) Equations KS3

Powerpoint lesson and excel activity attached. Kagan activities as well individual, paired and group work activities included. To work the excel activity, click enable then show. To stop the excel activity hit Esc and End.
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Colouring Maths Bundle

Colouring Maths Bundle

Colouring Maths Bundle All answers are included. A World Cup Football, a Wimbledon strawberry and a summer flower. If bought independently, these 3 resources would cost £7.50, but I am offering them in this bundle for £6, a saving of 20%. To view items individually, please go to Maths Shop
Elsie99
Year 6 Maths SAT Final Test

Year 6 Maths SAT Final Test

Do you want to assess your students achievements in Mathematics and see whether they are ready to move up to Secondary? Then this is the perfect resource, which determines whether students have met the end of year expectations for Year 6.
NextWeekSorted
Solving 2 Step Equations Mastery Worksheet

Solving 2 Step Equations Mastery Worksheet

This is a mastery worksheet that encompasses fluency, reasoning, problem solving, keywords and misconceptions. The purpose of this sheet is to provide differentiation, challenge and time saving for teachers. All answers are provided.
SolutionsEducation
Median Maths Centre selected worksheets

Median Maths Centre selected worksheets

Various worksheets made by “Median maths centre” who no longer seem to exist. Some of these are great. Contents of each pdf listed below: Number: Missing Zero (place value) 2, 5, 10 (simple multiplication) Which times table? (multiplication) Which numbers? (multiply/add) Divisorgrams 1, Divisorgrams 3a (factors/multiples) Power Problems 1 (powers) Alg-Expressions (algebraic expressions): Building expressions 1 (“flow diagrams” is the topic name given, but it’s really more function machines) Fairly long worms (“flow diagrams” or function machines) Five two (“flow models” or function machines) Spider (substitution) Writing expressions (notation / symbols) Translation (notation / symbols) Linear eqns (linear equations): The Game Solve it (bar models) Equation steps Unjumbling Seq (sequences): Stick Patterns 3 Bracketneed (brackets) 4 in a line (coordinates) Probability: Different Red/yellow balls Area: Thirds 2 congruent halves
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World Cup Football Maths

World Cup Football Maths

World Cup Football Maths This is an algebra solving equations colouring activity. This is great for end of term fun! There are 20 questions on balancing equations with x’s both sides. Some questions also involve a single bracket. Each answer occurs twice, once with a number question and once with a colour question. The matching colour can then be used to colour the Pop Art football pattern in a colour by number activity. All answers are included. This resource is suitable for Key Stage 3 and 4. (years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11) The resource is printed in black and white and the students colour it in. There are 2 pages to print for students - the document is 5 pages in total. You may also like Wimbledon Fractions Please visit Maths Shop to see more of my resources. Keywords: fun, summer, end of term, algebra, x’s both sides, balancing equations, colour by number, pop art, Romero Britto style.
Elsie99
Simultaneous Equations - 55802

Simultaneous Equations - 55802

The matter is good for students of Year 8 onwards. The equations in two unknown variables are to be solved by elimination method by adding the two equations and getting the two unknown values. The exercise is good for students who have first time encountered equations in two unknown variables. The matter is also good to the teachers to give it to their students. The answers to the respective sums are provided in the worksheet for your confirmation. The challenging matter can also be done by substituting method and graphical method.
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GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Practice (Quadratic Equations) NEW

GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Practice (Quadratic Equations) NEW

This carefully selected compilation of exam questions has fully-worked solutions designed for students to go through at home, saving valuable time in class. Click 👉 tes.com/…/Exam Question Practice… to download question compilations for more than 50 other topics.<hr>This particular compilation contains questions that require students to solve quadratic equations. The questions target the methods of factorising and use of the quadratic formula, but rather than being just another set of questions on quadratic equations, I have included some less common questions on this topic😃 <hr>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 focused independent study on a specific topic.<hr>👍If you like this resource, then please rate it and/or leave a comment💬. If the rate-resource button on this page doesn’t work, then go to your ratings page by clicking 👉 www.tes.com/…/rate-resources…
Maths4Everyone
GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Practice (Solving Equations) NEW

GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Practice (Solving Equations) NEW

This carefully selected compilation of exam questions has fully-worked solutions designed for students to go through at home, saving valuable time in class. Click 👉 tes.com/…/Exam Question Practice… to download question compilations for more than 50 other topics.<hr>This particular compilation contains questions which require students to solve linear equations. All the standard types of linear equations are covered including those involving simple fractions. Note, however, more complex equations involving fractions can be found in my Algebraic Fractions booklet. <hr>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 focused independent study on a specific topic.<hr>👍If you like this resource, then please rate it and/or leave a comment💬. If the rate-resource button on this page doesn’t work, then go to your ratings page by clicking 👉 www.tes.com/…/rate-resources…
Maths4Everyone
Huge Bank of KS3 Algebra Starters

Huge Bank of KS3 Algebra Starters

A huge bank of 13 KS3 starters on KS3 Algebra Topics. Topics included are: Solving Equations, Simplifying and Writing Expressions, Formulae and Sequences/Nth term. Excellent to help students make a good start to the lesson and as a plenary activity. I also used these with my form group as brain teasers and a check of their Maths skills.
jcoulter62
Unit 2H Algebra - Equations 2-3

Unit 2H Algebra - Equations 2-3

Hi folks, firstly I just wanted to say thanks to TES and all those who are sharing their fantastic resources. All I have done is utilised some of these resources and made a flipchart with a humble contribution from myself. Some of you will recognise parts of your resources embedded in the flip. I have TEEPED the lesson as well. The lesson has been created with reference to the new edexcel GCSE 9-1 grade boundaries.Please feel free to ameliorate it further.
patelv
Year 7 Revision Booklet

Year 7 Revision Booklet

This Year 7 revision booklet is suitable for low and middle ability students and has a range of questions which cover elements of the following topics: Number skills e.g. addition, division etc. Analysing and displaying data e.g. pictograms, dual bar charts etc. Algebra e.g function machines, collecting like terms, finding the next term in a sequence and finding the nth term Line and angles e.g. angles on a straight line, angles in a triangle wtc. Decimals and measures e.g. converting ml to litres Probability Fractions and percentages - including percentage of amount Ratio and proportion Transformations e.g. reflection, scale factors etc.
CSR2016
Multiple Choice combined the first 15

Multiple Choice combined the first 15

15 little activities for AFL, revision, starter or a plenary. Works well with mini whiteboards and adaptable to voting systems Aimed at KS3 and KS4 although some topics do go to KS5 especially if you have a resit group all are available as individual resources, Have uploaded them here to save finding and separate downloads. Topics covered include Surds, expanding brackets, factorising, equation of a line, sequences, quadratic sequences, completing the square, solving equations, solving quadratic equations , using discriminants and others. hope you find it useful please leave feedback let me know if you would like one making for a particular topic (I have plenty more lined up) thanks
commuter
Multiple choice 15 Solving linear simultaneous equations

Multiple choice 15 Solving linear simultaneous equations

Another little activity for AFL, revision, starter or a plenary. Works well with mini whiteboards and adaptable to voting systems Aimed at KS3 and KS4 multiple choice activity finding solving linear simultaneous equations. Hope you find it useful Please leave feedback
commuter
Multiple choice 13 Solving quadratic equations

Multiple choice 13 Solving quadratic equations

Another little activity for AFL, revision, starter or a plenary. Works well with mini whiteboards and adaptable to voting systems Aimed at KS3 and KS4 multiple choice activity finding solving quadratic equations. Hope you find it useful Please leave feedback
commuter
Algebra: Writing Problems in Algebra Exam Questions

Algebra: Writing Problems in Algebra Exam Questions

These are exam questions on writing problems in algebra. I predominantly use these for either homework or revision. Do view my excellent lesson on the topic. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-writing-problems-using-or-in-algebra-expressions-equations-and-formula-resources-11324784 NOTE: Feel free to browse my shop for more excellent free and premium resources, and as always please rate and feedback, thank you.
ajf43
Algebra: Simultaneous Equations Exam Questions

Algebra: Simultaneous Equations Exam Questions

These are exam questions on simultaneous equations. I predominantly use these for either homework or revision. Do view my excellent bundle on the topic. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-simultaneous-equations-bundle-3-lessons-11402511 NOTE: Feel free to browse my shop for more excellent free and premium resources, and as always please rate and feedback, thank you.
ajf43
Algebra: Simplifying, Expanding Quadratics, Factorising Exam Questions

Algebra: Simplifying, Expanding Quadratics, Factorising Exam Questions

These are exam questions on simplifying in algebra. This is aimed at higher tier students, so involves areas like factorising quadratics, index rules etc… I predominantly use these for either homework or revision. Do view my excellent lesson algebraic fractions. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-algebraic-fractions-factorising-worksheet-11508641 NOTE: Feel free to browse my shop for more excellent free and premium resources, and as always please rate and feedback, thank you.
ajf43
Algebra: Basic Algebra (collecting like terms, expanding, simplifying) Exam Questions

Algebra: Basic Algebra (collecting like terms, expanding, simplifying) Exam Questions

These are exam questions on basic algebra. I predominantly use these for either homework or revision. Do view my excellent lesson on collecting like terms and expanding single brackets. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-collecting-like-terms-and-simplifying-expressions-lots-of-resources-11891662 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-expanding-one-single-bracket-questions-11278215 NOTE: Feel free to browse my shop for more excellent free and premium resources, and as always please rate and feedback, thank you.
ajf43
Number pyramids investigation 3

Number pyramids investigation 3

An open-ended lesson on number pyramids, with the potential for pupils to practice addition and subtraction with integers, decimals, negatives and fractions, form and solve linear equations in two unknowns and create conjectures and proofs. I used this lesson for an interview and got the job, so it must be a good one! The entire lesson is built around the prompt I’ve uploaded as the cover slide. I have provided detailed answers for some of the responses that pupils could give, so you can get a clear idea of how the investigation might progress. I would spend the lesson responding to pupils’ work and questions, and probably get pupils to make posters of their findings or discuss their work with other pupils. Suitable for a range of abilities. Please review if you buy as any feedback is appreciated!
danwalker
Number pyramids investigation 2

Number pyramids investigation 2

A complete lesson on number pyramids, with an emphasis on pupils forming and solving linear equations. An excellent way of getting pupils to think about equations in an unfamiliar setting, and to create their own questions and conjectures. Activities included: Starter: A mini-investigation on three-tier number pyramids, to set the scene. One combination is best dealt with using a linear equation, and sets pupils up to access the more challenging task to come. Main: A prompt for pupils to consider four-tier number pyramids. Although this task has the potential to be extended in different ways, I have provided an initial focus and provided some responses that pupils could give, so you can get a clear idea of how the investigation might progress. I would spend the rest of the lesson responding to pupils’ work and questions, and probably get pupils to make posters of their findings or discuss their work with other pupils. Please review if you buy as any feedback is appreciated!
danwalker
Number pyramids investigation 1

Number pyramids investigation 1

A complete lesson on number pyramids, with an emphasis on pupils forming and solving linear equations. An excellent way of getting pupils to consolidate methods for solving in an unfamiliar setting, and for them to think mathematically about what they are doing. Activities included: Starter: Slides to introduce how number pyramids work, followed by a simple worksheet to check pupils understand (see cover slide) Main: A prompt to a harder question for pupils to try. They will probably use trial and improvement and this will lead nicely to showing the merits of a direct algebraic method of obtaining an answer. A second, very similar question for pupils to try. The numbers have simply swapped positions, so there is some value in getting pupils to predict how this will impact the answer. A prompt for pupils to investigate further for themselves, along with a few suggested further lines of inquiry. There are lots of ways the task could be extended, but my intention is that this particular lesson would probably focus more on pupils looking at combinations by rearranging a set of chosen numbers and thinking about what will happen as they do this. I have made two other number pyramid lessons with slightly different emphases. Plenary: A prompt to a similar looking question that creates an entirely different solution, to get pupils thinking about different types of equation. Please review if you buy as any feedback is appreciated!
danwalker
Solving two-step linear equations using the balancing method

Solving two-step linear equations using the balancing method

A complete lesson on solving two step equations of the form ax+b=c, ax-b=c, a(x+b)=c and a(x-b)=c using the balancing method. Designed to come after pupils have solved using a flowchart/inverse operations. Activities included: Starter: A few substitution questions to check pupils can correctly evaluate two-step expressions, followed by a prompt to consider some related equations. Main: A slide to remind pupils of the order of operations for the four variations listed above. Four example-problem pairs of solving equations, to model the methods and allow pupils to try. A set of questions for pupils to consolidate, and a suggestion for an extension task. The questions repeatedly use the same numbers and operations, to reinforce the fact that order matters and that pupils must pay close attention. A more interesting, challenging extension task in the style of the Open Middle website. Plenary: A set of four ‘spot the misconception’ questions, to prompt a final discussion/check for understanding. Printable worksheets and answers included. Please review if you buy as any feedback is appreciated!
danwalker
Solving linear equations of the form ax+b=c

Solving linear equations of the form ax+b=c

A complete lesson on solving two step equations of the form ax+b=c using the balancing method. Designed to come after pupils have solved using a flowchart/inverse operations. Activities included: Starter: A set of questions to check that pupils can solve one step equations using the balancing method. Main: A prompt for pupils to consider a two step equation. An animated solution to this equation, showing physical scales to help reinforce the balancing idea. An example-problem pair, to model the method and allow pupils to try. A set of questions with a variation element built in. Pupils could be extended by asking them to predict answers, or to explain the connections between answers after finishing them. A related, more challenging task of solving equations by comparing them to a given equation, plus a suggested extension task for pupils to think more mathematically and creatively. Plenary: A closer look at a question, looking at the two different balancing approaches that could be taken (see cover slide). Depending on time, pupils could go back and attempt the previous questions using the second approach. Printable worksheets and answers included. Please review if you buy as any feedback is appreciated!
danwalker
Basic Algebra (step-by-step)

Basic Algebra (step-by-step)

This powerpoint is aimed at lower ability pupils and it shows the step-by-step process for solving different types of equations. **The slides saying “Now you’re ready for a relay” relate to the treasure hunt activities printed off from mathsbox, I used these just to break up the lesson and get some group work in.
beckywatsonn
Algebra: Solving Quadratic Equations Exam Questions

Algebra: Solving Quadratic Equations Exam Questions

These are exam questions on Solving Quadratic Equations. I predominantly use these for either homework or revision. Do view my excellent lesson on quadratic equations. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-solving-quadratic-equations-bundle-3-methods-perfect-for-ks4-and-ks5-11470487 NOTE: Feel free to browse my shop for more excellent free and premium resources, and as always please rate and feedback, thank you.
ajf43
Algebra: Perimeter and Forming Equations Exam Questions (with Answers)

Algebra: Perimeter and Forming Equations Exam Questions (with Answers)

These are exam questions on perimeter and forming equations. I predominantly use these for either homework or revision. Do view my excellent lesson on forming equations. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/algebra-forming-and-solving-equations-resources-aiming-at-levels-7-9-11908417 NOTE: Feel free to browse my shop for more excellent free and premium resources, and as always please rate and feedback, thank you.
ajf43
Equation Match Cards

Equation Match Cards

Match card activity where students are to match the worded statement to the equation and finally to the solution of the equation.
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Linear equations worksheets (introductory and harder) with solutions

Linear equations worksheets (introductory and harder) with solutions

Three worksheets on linear equations: two introductory worksheets on solving linear equations using the method of inverses and one involving various cases such as linear equations with brackets, linear equations with double brackets, linear equations with fractions and linear equations with the variable on both sides. Detailed solutions are included. From https://placeformath.blogspot.com/p/worksheet-shop.html
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GCSE Maths Bundle

GCSE Maths Bundle

GCSE Maths Bundle All answers are included. If bought independently, these 3 resources would cost £10, but I am offering them in this bundle for £8.50, a saving of 15%. To view items individually, please go to Maths Shop
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