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Clumsy Clive On Algebraic Fractions

Clumsy Clive On Algebraic Fractions

Dounble homework this week for Clive as he tackles algebraic fractions; he's having a complete nightmare to be honest. Can your class help him out and explain where he's gone wrong? These are designed for starters or plenaries and encourage discussion in class. The second sheet is at a higher level (quadratics etc) than the first.
alutwyche
Clumsy Clive On Simplifying Expressions

Clumsy Clive On Simplifying Expressions

Clive is having a go at simplifying expressions, without complete success. Your task (or more accurately, your class' task) is to help Clive correct his homework and explain where he's gone wrong. Good for starters or plenaries and encourages discussion.
alutwyche
Equivalent Expressions Math Stations

Equivalent Expressions Math Stations

These equivalent expressions math stations are perfect to develop a deep understanding of adding expressions, subtracting expressions, and expanding linear expressions with rational coefficients. Students will combine like terms and simplify expressions all while problem solving. This product includes the following math stations. •Colorful Expressions: Students will simplify expressions with integers and rational numbers and color a design according to their answer. •Expanding Expressions: Students will expand linear expressions in three different ways. •Equivalent Expressions Puzzle: Given a puzzle, students will match sides with equivalent expressions and put together their puzzle. •Writing about Equivalent Expressions: Students will answer higher-order thinking questions about equivalent expressions to develop a deep understanding of content. Use of the distributive property is not included in these stations. Each station will take about 15 – 20 minutes to complete. These would also be great to use as homework, group work or assessments. A recording sheet and answer key are included. © MakeSenseofMath2016 One product purchase is for one teacher
micsigaran
Substitution - Murder mystery

Substitution - Murder mystery

These resources work together as a lesson and a short game designed to practice substitution in simple expressions. The operations that have been included are: Addition Subtraction Multiplication Division The presentation has an internal timer so that you do not have to click every time - just sit back, relax and enjoy. It can be played as a plenary activity and it will not last longer than ten minutes. There are two versions of this game, this one and a read-only one, which is slightly cheaper than the one you are viewing.
felixcast
Triangular Numbers Bundle

Triangular Numbers Bundle

A handy resource pack which includes 2 investigations on triangular numbers: 1 designed to introduce to pupils to the sequence (this resource links with properties of shape) and the other to help pupils understand the derivation of the formula for the nth term of the triangular numbers sequence (this resource links to finding the nth term of quadratic sequences, simplifying expressions and factorising). Also included is a revision sheet covering all the content of triangular numbers in the curriculum including the properties of the sequence, finding the nth term of it and worked examples of exam questions involving triangular numbers.
samcurran1
KS4 Triangular Numbers Investigation

KS4 Triangular Numbers Investigation

This resource gets students to investigate how to find a formula for the triangular numbers through the investigating the number of football teams play each other in a round robin. This resource is suitable for GCSE students and more able KS3 students. Students are then guided through an investigation to see a step-by-step derivation for the algebraic nth term for the sequence of triangular numbers. This would be an excellent way of introducing how to find the nth term of quadratic sequences as pupils will be familiar with the triangular numbers sequence.
samcurran1
Simplifying Expressions & Solving Equations Christmas Holiday Coloring Activity

Simplifying Expressions & Solving Equations Christmas Holiday Coloring Activity

Two coloring activities. Students practice simplifying algebraic expressions with integers in one activity. Students practice solving algebraic equations with integers (variables only on one side) in other activity. Each activity contains 20 questions. Each activity also includes an extension worksheet for students to delve into the mathematics of simplifying expressions and solving equations. This coloring activity is great to keep students attention before the break, as well as to make sense of expressions and equations. An answer sheet is also included. ∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼∼ ★ Follow me for more great products to make sense of math If you enjoy this product, I'd appreciate your positive feedback Thank you © MakeSenseofMath2016 One product purchase is for one teacher
micsigaran
Algebraic Fractions - Whole GCSE course, from Simplifying to Solving.

Algebraic Fractions - Whole GCSE course, from Simplifying to Solving.

A collection of 4 to 6 lessons depending on class ability. Around 12 differentiated exercises with answers and a collection of mixed exercise starters. Great revision for year 11's. Starts off with basic fractions and by the end will be solving algebraic fraction problems with quadratics. The orange boxes indicate an example and leave you space to explain and write out how to solve each with a method you prefer.
Jfreeman90
KS3 and KS4 Algebra Investigation

KS3 and KS4 Algebra Investigation

This is an interesting investigation which mainly covers the topics of rearranging formulae, expanding brackets and simplifying expressions. However, there are some links to ICT as the words input and output are introduced to students. The pupils are asked to think of a domino and using all the possible digits on the domino as input (if the numbers on the domino were 1 and 6: A=1 and B=6) into a given algorithm find an output. The pupils are then asked to find a formula which connects the input and output. This investigation is very logical and gets students to see patterns, but there is also a very logical, satisfying solution to the problem which is sequential and hopefully gets students to appreciate the rigor of mathematics.
samcurran1
OCR Maths: Higher GCSE - Section Check In Test 6 Algebra

OCR Maths: Higher GCSE - Section Check In Test 6 Algebra

"A 20 question test on 'Algebra' in Higher GCSE Maths, comprising: 10 questions on procedural calculations; 5 questions on reasoning and communicating mathematically; and 5 problem solving questions. This resource is ideal for either formative or summative assessment and can be used in lesson time as a half term assessment, a homework or for revision. The topics covered correspond to the first three columns of subject content from section 1 of the OCR GCSE (9-1) Mathematics specification J560. 6.01 - Algebraic expressions: Algebraic terminology and proofs; Collecting like terms in sums and differences of terms; Simplifying products and quotients; Multiplying out brackets; Factorising; Completing the square; Algebraic fractions 6.02 - Algebraic formulae: Formulate algebraic expressions; Substitute numerical values into formulae and expressions; Change the subject of a formula; Recall and use standard formulae; Use kinematics formulae 6.03 - Algebraic equations: Linear equations in one unknown; Quadratic equations; Simultaneous equations; Approximate solutions using a graph; Approximate solutions by iteration 6.04 - Algebraic inequalitites: Inequalities in one variable; Inequalities in two variables 6.05 - Language of functions: Functions 6.06 - Sequences: Generate terms of a sequence; Special sequences Further details and other resource ideas can be found by visiting http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcse-mathematics-j560-from-2015/."
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