Secondary mathematics teaching resources: Geometry and measures

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Coordinate Battleships Game (Differentiated)

Coordinate Battleships Game (Differentiated)

A self-contained game to be played in pairs.Use to revise reading coordinates on a grid. Best played once coordinates have already been introduced, as a consolidating activity.Differentiated versions of the game within this pack, including use of the first quadrant only, as well as all four quadrants. You will also find instructions on how to play the game within your pack. Suitable for Years 4 and 5 (on one quadrant) and Year 6 and KS3 (on all four quadrants).

By Miss-Becky

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2017 KS2 SATs Revision Ultimate 3-in-1 Maths Organiser

2017 KS2 SATs Revision Ultimate 3-in-1 Maths Organiser

It's back for 2017 with a fresh new look! All 48 booster packs (over 190 pages of content!) have been updated with the Sample paper and 2016 Reasoning and Arithmetic questions. The new video tutorials on YouTube for these questions are only accessible via this resource: a MUST for all KS2 primary schools, children and parents preparing for SATs! This resource allows a student to choose a weak topic area of theirs (personalised learning) from a menu of 48 topics and instantly opens a printable PDF of past SATs questions specific to that topic. All 48 topic PDFs are housed on Genius Maths' Google drive account which can only be accessed via this single file. All questions contain a Youtube Button next to them, so if a student needs help, they simply HIT THE YOUTUBE button to zoom off to a mini Youtube tutorial specific to that question on our Youtube channel. The Youtube channel has over 180,000 hits and rising from those who used it during the last two year's SATs. Also included are the One-A-Day Mini Maths Vidamins for Y5 + and links to Thinking Outside the Box puzzle videos! This single PDF could easily be placed on a teacher's computer for whiteboard projection. It could be used in whole class lessons in an ICT suite or from the comfort of a student's own living room on their tablet.Schools placing this on their own website will be giving students the ability to access and revise for their SATs from home across multiple platforms - laptops, tablets and phones. Students could even revise on their phone on a car journey!The school promo posters are included to help you advertise the launch of the Organiser on your school corridors/walls.*updated 04/12/16 to include KS2 Launch assembly and parent information letter to send home.**Technical support: You do not need a google account to use this resource, if you are asked to sign in this is because google has detected that someone has previously logged into a google account on your machine- in this case please first clear out cookies on your machine. Thanks**TRY BEFORE YOU BUY HERE: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/try-before-you-buy-demo-2017-ks2-sats-ultimate-3-in-1-maths-organiser-11401380just copy and paste the link!

By ambowers2

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Cash for questions revision activity

Cash for questions revision activity

There are 4 sets of questions (Number, Algebra, Shape, Data) which are mainly A and A* (with some lower grade questions from topics which students struggle with, e.g. percentages, constructions). PLEASE REVIEW / COMMENT. Students work in pairs or small groups to answer the questions. When they finish a question they get it marked and if it is correct they are given cash to the value of the question. There are bank notes which you can put your school name and pictures of your teachers on. The team with the most money at the end could be given a prize.

By kmbheck

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KS3 Circles-Rescue the princess-adventure game

KS3 Circles-Rescue the princess-adventure game

Adventure game in which students answer KS3 circle questions in order to rescue a princess. Teacher notes and answers are provided. There are 5 sections, each with 2 topics. They have 4 attempts at each topic, if they get all 4 wrong, the game ends and they will have to start again. The 5 sections are: parts of a circle, circumference, area, reverse questions: given circumference, find diameter and radius; given area, find radius and diameter. Go to my profile page to see the GCSE version including arc length and sector area and check out my other games.

By kmbheck

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Pentomino puzzles activity

Pentomino puzzles activity

Investigation and problem solving activity in which students identify all the different pentominoes, then fit them into shapes (50 different shapes, inc. 4 rectangles, 4 squares, 17 animals, 13 pictures (inc. car, train, plane, rocket, boat), 12 other shapes (inc. cross, yin and yang, heart)).

By kmbheck

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KS4 Circles-Rescue the princess-adventure game

KS4 Circles-Rescue the princess-adventure game

Adventure game in which students answer GCSE circle questions in order to rescue a princess. There are 5 sections, each with 2 topics. They have 4 attempts at each topic, if they get all 4 wrong, the game ends and they will have to start again. The 5 sections are: circumference, area, reverse questions: given circumference, find diameter and radius; given area, find radius and diameter, arc length and sector area. Go to my profile page to see the KS3 version without arc length and sector area and check out my other games.

By kmbheck

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PROVE IT! 125 SATs style questions covering every year 5 objective

PROVE IT! 125 SATs style questions covering every year 5 objective

125 QUESTIONS BROKEN DOWN INTO EACH OBJECTIVE AND SET OUT – SATS STYLE! -USE AS WEEKLY TRACKING, INTERVENTIONS, SATS BOOSTERS, ASSESSMENT, PLENERIES AND MORE! OBJECTIVES INCLUDE: Year 5 objectives•read, write, order and compare numbers to at least 1,000,000 and determine the value of each digit•count forwards or backwards in steps of powers of 10 for any given number up to 1,000,000•interpret negative numbers in context, count forwards and backwards with positive and negative whole numbers, including through 0•round any number up to 1,000,000 to the nearest 10, 100, 1,000, 10,000 and 100,000•solve number problems and practical problems that involve all of the above•read Roman numerals to 1,000 (M) and recognise years written in Roman numerals•add and subtract whole numbers with more than 4 digits, including using formal written methods (columnar addition and subtraction)•add and subtract numbers mentally with increasingly large numbers•use rounding to check answers to calculations and determine, in the context of a problem, levels of accuracy•solve addition and subtraction multi-step problems in contexts, deciding which operations and methods to use and why•identify multiples and factors, including finding all factor pairs of a number, and common factors of 2 numbers•know and use the vocabulary of prime numbers, prime factors and composite (non-prime) numbers•establish whether a number up to 100 is prime and recall prime numbers up to 19•multiply numbers up to 4 digits by a one- or two-digit number using a formal written method, including long multiplication for two-digit numbers•multiply and divide numbers mentally, drawing upon known facts•divide numbers up to 4 digits by a one-digit number using the formal written method of short division and interpret remainders appropriately for the context•multiply and divide whole numbers and those involving decimals by 10, 100 and 1,000•recognise and use square numbers and cube numbers, and the notation for squared (²) and cubed (³)•solve problems involving multiplication and division, including using their knowledge of factors and multiples, squares and cubesAND MORE!visit my store or visit my website:www.uniqueclassrooms.com to subscribe to all of my resources

By erylands

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Volume Formulae Maths Posters Bundle

Volume Formulae Maths Posters Bundle

Volume of a Sphere, Pyramid, Cone, Rectangular Prism, Cylinder Math Posters for Middle and High School Math ClassesThis set contains 5 volume posters to help students remember the formulas for calculating the volume of a sphere, rectangular prism, cylinder, cone and pyramid.Each poster is included in color and in black and white (for students to color themselves)Please note that the US spelling is used for "diameter"

By STEMthinking

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Solving Vector Problems whole lesson

Solving Vector Problems whole lesson

Full 2 hour lesson on solving vector problems. Graded using GCSE grades and Differentiated to match by outcome.Each task is also differentiated by Grade. All answers provided, all tasks also taken from 9-1 GCSE paper so new style questionsIncludes tasks such as proving two lines are parallel, adding two vectors, adding vectors involving mid-points and ratio as a challenge. Exit ticket graded and differentiated based on the outcomes.Please review!!

By Gvs10

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Translation (Mystery)

Translation (Mystery)

Mysteries are a thinking skills activity, they promote collaboration and independence from the teacher. They are perfect to use at the end of a topic, requiring pupils to use the skills in a problem solving and often real life problem.This Translation mystery is differentiated to two levels in which pupils use the clues to plot and translate shapes; level 1 uses words e.g. "left right" where as the second level uses vectors. It comes complete with instructions, solutions and ideas for extension and support. Check out our store for a free translation starter which you could use along with this resource.Tweet us @numberloving and let us know how the resource works for you.

By NumberLoving

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Volume of 3D Shapes (Prompt Sheet)

Volume of 3D Shapes (Prompt Sheet)

Prompt sheets are an ideal activity to complete before a topic to establish pupils' prior knowledge or to use as a review/revision activity at the end of a topic. Pupils use the provided vocabulary word bank to annotate the pictures and diagrams provided.This prompt sheet covers finding the volume of various 3D shapes.

By NumberLoving

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Geometry for Big Kids Circles, Spheres & Circumference

Geometry for Big Kids Circles, Spheres & Circumference

One of the best ways to learn math is with hands on,fun inquiry that engages the kids in the concepts involved. This CCSS aligned ,week long, differentiated geometry lesson delves into the properties of circles and spheres, teaches how to calculate the area of a circle and the volume of a sphere. The formulae are clearly presented with colorful posters, practice problems and many opportunities through crafts, activities and realia to grasp the concepts & skills. Enjoy! Susan

By susanpowers09

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Math Presentations Bundle

Math Presentations Bundle

Bundle - Math Presentation1. Algebra - Identity Presentation2. Pythagoras Theorem - Presentation3. Quadrilaterals - Geometry Presentations

By TES_UM

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Math Games Bundle - Angle Game, Decimal Game & Factors Game Bundle

Math Games Bundle - Angle Game, Decimal Game & Factors Game Bundle

Math Games Bundle - This bundle includes 3 interesting activities.1. Angle Game - Angles of a triangle2. Decimal Game - Rounding to 1 & 2 decimal game.3. Factors Game Instructions are given in the teachers notes.Print in color sheets and laminate for future use.

By TES_UM

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Surface Area - Real Life application

Surface Area - Real Life application

Surface Area - Real life application.Interesting and new way of estimating the surface area of human body. For more activities with real life applications, quiz, worksheet, presentation, puzzles... please visit my shop at TES_UM

By TES_UM

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Adding and Subtracting Angles - 4.MD.7

Adding and Subtracting Angles - 4.MD.7

Also included in Adding and Subtracting Angles - 4.MD.7 Full Lesson Bundle. Add and subtract internal angles to find outer angle measure and missing angles. Complete real-world problems to find missing angles. Scaffolded lesson provides for classroom differentiation. Can be used as a lesson leader, guided practice, independent practice, for cooperative learning and math centers, or as an assessment. Use with smartboard, projector, computer, pad or as printable. Lesson is complete - NO PREP. Editable version included. PowerPoint software not necessary.Objectives:- Recognize angle measures as additive- Decompose angles by breaking them into non-overlapping parts- Add and subtract to find the measurement ofunknown angles- Determine angles formed by clock handsIncludes 16 interactive slides.Aligned with NCCS Math - 4.MD.7Visit commoncoremath.net for additional help.

By wheelsjr

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IGCSE Math Worksheet Bundle

IGCSE Math Worksheet Bundle

IGCSE Mathematics Worksheet Bundle1.Inverse of Functions Worksheet2. Numbers Worksheet3. Sequences Worksheet4. Probability

By TES_UM

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Year 6 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives)

Year 6 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives)

A fun and engaging board game themed around my math villain, Dr Doom! The game has math questions from a range of topics such as number, fractions, measurement, geometry, time and many more all taken from the national curriculum. It is an amazing way to revise, practice, assess and motivate learners especially before SATs! It also contains word problem challenge cards with more detailed questions and multi-step problems. The children can take multiple routes to Dr Doom's laboratory meaning they can play it many times over! Instructions are provided which explains how to play the game (it's very simple). A more eco-friendly black and white version is also available. Please rate and feedback. Other primary resources are available in my shop which is linked below.Happy learning!https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/d_roberts1

By d_roberts1

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Year 6 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives)

Year 6 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives)

A fun and engaging board game themed around my math villain, Dr Doom! The game has math questions from a range of topics such as number, fractions, measurement, geometry, time and many more all taken from the national curriculum. It is an amazing way to revise, practice, assess and motivate learners especially before SATs! It also contains word problem challenge cards with more detailed questions and multi-step problems. The children can take multiple routes to Dr Doom's laboratory meaning they can play it many times over! Instructions are provided which explains how to play the game (it's very simple). A colour version is also available.Please rate and feedback. Other primary resources are available in my shop which is linked below.Happy learning!https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/d_roberts1

By d_roberts1

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Pythagoras Theorem

Pythagoras Theorem

A pupil friendly literacy activity on the theorem of Pythagoras. Students are provided with a word bank and aim to complete the blanks in text.

By Diplomat_007

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Reading Scales - Excel Activity - KS2 KS3 KS4

Reading Scales - Excel Activity - KS2 KS3 KS4

A few excel worksheets that give the pupils practise in measuring in cm and mm and kg and g. Also requires the pupils to measure using a typical set of scales found in a kitchen.

By Smeths

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Pythagoras Theorem

Pythagoras Theorem

An excellent activity introducing students into the technical vocabulary associated with Pythagoras' theorem

By Diplomat_007

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Volume of a Square Base Pyramid Maths Doodle Notes

Volume of a Square Base Pyramid Maths Doodle Notes

Volume of a Square Base Pyramid Maths Doodle NotesThese notes will help your students to review how to calculate the volume of a square based pyramid.Students colour & complete and then add to their own maths notebookNo prep - just print & goYou might also like:Volume of a Cone Doodle Notes

By STEMthinking

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Year 5 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives)

Year 5 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives)

A fun and engaging board game themed around my math villain, Dr Doom! The game has math questions from a range of topics such as number, place value, measurement, geometry and time. It is an amazing way to revise, practice, assess and motivate learners! It also contains word problem challenge cards. The children can take multiple routes to Dr Doom's laboratory meaning they can play it many times over! Please rate and feedback. Other primary resources are available in my shop which is linked below.Happy learning!https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/d_roberts1

By d_roberts1

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Year 5 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives) Black and white version

Year 5 (Upper KS2) Maths board game (all national curriculum objectives) Black and white version

A fun and engaging board game themed around my math villain, Dr Doom! The game has math questions from a range of topics such as number, place value, measurement, geometry and time. It is an amazing way to revise, practice, assess and motivate learners! It also contains word problem challenge cards. The children can take multiple routes to Dr Doom's laboratory meaning they can play it many times over! This is a more eco-friendly black and white version however a coloured version is available at the same price.Please rate and feedback. Other primary resources are available in my shop which is linked below.Happy learning!https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/d_roberts1

By d_roberts1