## Scalextric Video Lesson. Geometry, Algebra Project

An open ended maths activity for KS3 / KS4 involving scale, proportion, algebra, measuring, planning, investigating errors and critically evaluating methods. Video, teachers notes, clue cards for pupils, scale photo for measurements, model answer and sample spreadsheet are provided. Show them the video and ask what maths they can do with it - or guide them with the resources provided!

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#### Scalextric Angles

This is using the famous racing game to revise angle properties with parallel lines.

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#### Glastonbury 2007 - Pedal-powered scalextric

Sustrans set up a pedal-powered Scalextric at the Glastonbury Festival to encourage people to get back on their bikes.
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#### Indirect Proof in Algebra and Geometry

In this resource from CK-12 we look at how to write an indirect proof and provides examples of indirect proofs in Algebra and Geometry.

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#### Scalextric Video Lesson. Geometry, Algebra Project

An open ended maths activity for KS3 / KS4 involving scale, proportion, algebra, measuring, planning, investigating errors and critically evaluating methods. Video, teachers notes, clue cards for pupils, scale photo for measurements, model answer and sample spreadsheet are provided. Show them the video and ask what maths they can do with it - or guide them with the resources provided!</p>

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#### GSCE Maths: Exam tips : when you are stuck

A series of A4 wall posters which prompt students to try different approaches when they are stuck rather than just saying 'I don't get it'!!!
I stuck mine all over the ceiling so when they look up for inspiration, there it is!

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#### Box and Whisker Diagrams / Box Plots

The video would be useful for a quick intro to box plots or as a revision aid. It looks at what they are, how to draw them and how to interpret them.Also included:* Powerpoint for teacher including visual aids to help illustrate the formulae for quartiles and an illustration of how to interpret and compare plots* Review summary sheet handout for students* Lesson sheet with objectives, starter and questions

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#### Introduction to Translations

Aimed at translations but it does include vector notation.A lesson plan and handout are also included.Store the video file in the same directory as the PowerPoint then when you double-click the video in the presentation it will play the short clip. Enjoy! Aligned to Common Core State Standard: 5.G.4

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#### Fast Food Frenzy

This is a great project to integrate health and science as well as make the students more aware of eating healthier. The students are directed to websites where they create a meal and gather information about calories, fat grams, sugar, and carbohydrates. There are several parts to this project and is very eye opening to them.<br />
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#### 'Class win or fail' revision game. Suitable for everything!!

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This is a creative and engaging game. <br />
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There are 15 timed questions - they are all linked to the main slide. <br />
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The purpose - if the class get 12 or more correct, they win the reward. If they get less than 12, they get the punishment!<br />
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Be careful - each questions has a countdown timer!<br />
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This is adaptable to any subject, for any age by simply over-typing the questions. <br />
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#### 58 Starters

58 Starters for lessons. Many can be reused more than once. <br />
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What's included? <br />
-3 Sets of randomly generated 'What's the question?'<br />
Students have to come up with questions that match an answer. There's a number one, a shape one and a data one.<br />
-6 'Big questions'<br />
Questions to get kids thinking. Questions like: 'What is maths?' <br />
-9 Classic Maths Puzzles<br />
Classic Puzzles, nicely presented<br />
-7 We Can Work It Outs<br />
7 Quick mathematical questions based on the news<br />
-5 Games<br />
From Bingo to 'Bananas'<br />
-3 Always Sometimes Never<br />
Categorise things into three categories. <br />
-3 Logic Puzzles<br />
-2 Celeb Conjectures : can you prove the conjecture? <br />
-1 History of Maths : Put the discoveries in chronological order<br />
-2 #mathsfail : Spot the mistakes<br />
-6 Tell Mes : Good for discussion<br />
-3 Maths Dictionary : Random words, can you describe them in a thorough and accurate way <br />
-3 What Comes Next<br />
-3 Fermi Problems<br />
- 2 Maths Only Connect Walls

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#### 300 generic activities. Create lessons in seconds!

Create lessons in seconds with this HUGE PowerPoint of animated lesson activities. <br />
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There are HUNDREDS of templates that you can over-type in seconds to create engaging lesson material. <br />
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