Mathemagic. Games. Investigation. KS3 Ages 11-14

Mathemagic. Games. Investigation. KS3 Ages 11-14

NEW!! Excel Spreadsheets for the effect Total Disbelief. A collection of mathematical magic tricks for teachers. Particularly suitable for KS3 but also popular with older children. Each trick gives an anecdotal account of the effect being used in the classroom, followed by the explanation and teaching points if used for further work. Appendix includes details of simple sleights such as coin vanishes etc.
maths126
Block graphs

Block graphs

To be used as an introduction and/or revision for handling data. A set of block graphs to use with the whole class on a smart board.
bonnyisabear
TES PRIMARY PLUS - Outdoor maths

TES PRIMARY PLUS - Outdoor maths

Starting points and inspiration for outdoor summer maths sessions for juniors. Download includes two worksheets. Topics also included are: counting and understanding numbers.
TES_Community
Moon Buggy

Moon Buggy

A mathematical investigation. Can you get supplies to the stranded astronauts in time? This is a program which students of any age can use to develop their problem solving skills. It looks easy, but you need to plan ahead if you are going to be successful.
mountainman
Flipping Hexagons

Flipping Hexagons

Does exactly what it says. Start off an investigation by using this interactive resource (swf file - requires Macromedia Flash)
mountainman
World Cup mean; median; mode and range activity

World Cup mean; median; mode and range activity

<p> A review activity. Looking at the world cup facts about average ages of teams and reminded students how to work 3 averages out. Students were given a world cup group and had to find the mean; median; mode and range of ages of the teams. </p>
cazclark