Detailed lesson plan attached
Fun starter to convert length metrics (skateboard, badminton net) cm into mm. Also, converting weight of Bigshow (wrestler) grams into kilograms, Solutions provided as well.
History of Imperial measure to initiate students interest and the reason we learn Imperial measures.
Application of imperial measures in real life and fun investigation task for students to try
how many inches in a foot and how it was estimated.
Worksheet task for students to try and solutions provided for the lesson.
Fun plenary converting world strongest man weight from pounds to stones, milk from gallons to pints and Anaconda's length from feet to inches.
Traffic lights to check students progress.
Homework uploaded as well for students to practice imperial measures.
A detailed lesson plan covering the Volume of prisms. It is a fun and engaging lesson for the students with applications of the maths skills in real life scenarios. It is fully differentiated with challenges, starter, plenary etc.
Understanding what is convention, definition and derived properties?
Detailed lesson plan with full breakdown from starter to plenary, questioning and misconception included.
Starter: Define the following shapes: Square, rectangle and a triangle
Giving an example and meaning of convention, definition and derived properties
Match up the shapes and write whether it is a convention, definition or derived properties? (Group activity)
Assessment opportunity task
Group Activity 2: Match the correct cards with the shapes and definition. Then, write down a sentence about each shape. (Attached Properties activity 2)
A nice interactive lesson for students to share ideas and learn the definition, convention and derived properties of several shapes.