Made with Mediator by Dave Carden for mathspool2.co.uk this fun and engaging resource is ideal for revision practice for those students moving towards a grade C. This quiz is based on the popular TV series A question of Sport.
The cards are to be laminated and cut up before being spread out on a table with the percentage question on one colour card and the quantities on the other. the children are to then turn over a percentage card and then a quantity and will have to solve the answer to that combination. LA questions cards have more of an emphasis on round percentages (10%, 20%, etc) whilst HA cards are more challenging (2%, 95%, 57%).
Pupils need to decide on their 'dream' job, find the average starting salary, work out their gross pay (roughly) and create a monthly budget. Can also then use their savings to decorate their new flat, keeping within a budget.
Generates great discussion.