Maths lesson starters for KS3 lower ability.

Maths lesson starters for KS3 lower ability.

Ten Maths lesson starters for KS3 lower ability. These are ten slides on powerpoint. Useful for lesson starters. A mixture of questions for lesson starters to give you as a teacher those 5 minutes that you need register, settle etc. Slides have a variety of accessible ( hopefully) questions and enough to both occupy and give something to discuss. More in the next few weeks...
Bob Bridges
What if ...

What if ...

Discussion starters for KS2 and KS3 on a powerpoint. Thirty one in total. Ideal to start the day and generate small group or class discussions. Useful for registration/form groups time. Should generate philosophical debate no matter what age. One per week will cover most of your school year.
Bob Bridges
Magic Squares and Durer

Magic Squares and Durer

Magic squares in Maths, some ancient History as well - and some Art. KS3 and KS4 A great way to introduce magic squares as well as lots of calculations and logic. A great topic for extension, investigations, group work and discussions.
Bob Bridges
Maths lesson starters for KS3 lower ability.

Maths lesson starters for KS3 lower ability.

Ten Maths lesson starters for KS3 lower ability. These are ten slides on powerpoint. Useful for lesson starters. A mixture of questions for lesson starters to give you as a teacher those 5 minutes that you need register, settle etc. Slides have a variety of accessible ( hopefully) questions and enough to both occupy and give something to discuss. More in the next few weeks...
Bob Bridges
Circles test

Circles test

Circles test. Areas and circumference. Area of sector. In terms of Pi. A quick revision assessment.
Bob Bridges
What if ...

What if ...

Discussion starters for KS2 and KS3 on a powerpoint. Thirty one in total. Ideal to start the day and generate small group or class discussions. Useful for registration/form groups time. Should generate philosophical debate no matter what age. One per week will cover most of your school year.
Bob Bridges
Magic Squares and Durer

Magic Squares and Durer

Magic squares in Maths, some ancient History as well - and some Art. KS3 and KS4 A great way to introduce magic squares as well as lots of calculations and logic. A great topic for extension, investigations, group work and discussions.
Bob Bridges
Magic Squares and Durer

Magic Squares and Durer

Magic squares in Maths, some ancient History as well - and some Art. KS3 and KS4 A great way to introduce magic squares as well as lots of calculations and logic. A great topic for extension, investigations, group work and discussions.
Bob Bridges
Negative powers the easy way.

Negative powers the easy way.

Negative Powers the easy way. A tricky topic made much simpler by using listing as a way of building the answers to such questions as " ten to power negative 2 ?"
Bob Bridges
Simplifying in Algebra

Simplifying in Algebra

Simplifying in Algebra. 40 questions. Simplify simple algebra statements on to powers and multiplying out brackets. Useful tool to assess progress; use it once at the start of the topic then use it again after a week of input. Can be used as "Against the Clock" exercise.
Bob Bridges
Practical Venn diagram activity

Practical Venn diagram activity

KS3 and KS2 resource to introduce Venn diagrams. A practical, outdoor activity - just needs a playground and some chalk ( remember chalk ?). Simple to introduce and carry out.
Bob Bridges
Translations on Excel

Translations on Excel

For KS3 lower ability students. First tab is the grid to use. Second tab is a set of instructions. Please feel free to leave comments and any improvements/feedback. Hope you and the students enjoy it. Bob
Bob Bridges
Finding Numbers

Finding Numbers

Lots of questions on Numbers.\nE.g. \nFind a multiple of 5 and a multiple of 6 that have a difference of 11\n\nFind two numbers which when added together make 20 and when multiplied = 84
Bob Bridges