Year 6 Algebra Lessons/ Resources

A series of PowerPoint lesson that focuses on some of the algebra objectives from the Year 6 WRM planning including variables, one step functions, two step functions and substitutions. There is an arithmetic starter included as well as a number of questions to work through (including pink and green bubbles for support and challenge) where answers can then be discussed. Finally, reasoning and problem solving tasks from WRM are included.

Also included is a two lesson PowerPoint and activity focusing on finding the values of letters when they are a set value as part of an equation. Answers are included with the worksheet that provides practice and challenge.

There is also a PowerPoint full of previous SATs questions that link to algebra or can be shown to link to algebra.

Finally, there are some puzzles to work out the value of shapes and a Premier League table activity that has potential variables.


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  • Algebra---SATs-Questions.pptx
  • Algebra---Substitution.pptx
  • Algebra---Variables.pptx
  • Algebra---Functions-One-Step.pptx
  • Algebra---Functions-Two-Step.pptx
  • Algebra---Missing-Information.pdf
  • Algebra---Missing-Information.pptx
  • Week-1-Variations.pdf
  • Maths-Puzzle.pdf

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Created: Mar 10, 2019

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