Hero image

Brian's Maths Topics

I create mathematics powerpoint and other resources for Key Stages 1, 2, 3 & 4, which are designed to clearly explain topics. These can be presented by the teacher, or accessed by individual students. I can create bespoke resources. Most KS2 and KS4 Maths Topics are in Bundles, as are the KS1 Powerpoint Mental Starters, or available separately If you'd like a bespoke bundle, please tell me the items you would like in it, and I will do this, at a discount of about 30% off total price.

378Uploads

66k+Views

22k+Downloads

I create mathematics powerpoint and other resources for Key Stages 1, 2, 3 & 4, which are designed to clearly explain topics. These can be presented by the teacher, or accessed by individual students. I can create bespoke resources. Most KS2 and KS4 Maths Topics are in Bundles, as are the KS1 Powerpoint Mental Starters, or available separately If you'd like a bespoke bundle, please tell me the items you would like in it, and I will do this, at a discount of about 30% off total price.
Reading a Train Timetable KS2

Reading a Train Timetable KS2

A Powerpoint to explain how to read a train timetable. This powerpoint has 14 slides (Including one title and one end slide). Designed for KS2. Also included is an A4 worksheet with 12 questions plus answers. I’ve also added the new powerpoint using different title slides and slightly modified layout.
Magictrickster
KS1 Year 1 Maths Powerpoint Mental Starters BUNDLE

KS1 Year 1 Maths Powerpoint Mental Starters BUNDLE

The Complete set of SIXTY Maths Powerpoint Mental Starters for Year 1, massively discounted, saving over 60% on the individual single user prices. Each of the 60 powerpoints has 20 questions, with the answer following each question. These are not only useful as starters, but can be used at any point during your lesson - Colourful and stimulating to encourage understanding and reinforcement of topics.
Magictrickster
General Knowledge Quiz B:  40 Quizzes

General Knowledge Quiz B: 40 Quizzes

40 more powerpoint quizzes - Something EVERY school will want. If you have our first quiz, then this is an additional set of 40 quizzes for use the next year. Each quiz contains 10 questions on the themes of: Hobbies & Leisure, Space, Britain, Colours, Plants & Animals, Transport, World Landmarks, Food & Drink, Logos, Mixed Bag. Our quizzes are designed to appeal to a pupils of all ages. Encourage your class or form to take part each week - Develop their thirst for knowledge and competitive spirit with these weekly quizzes. The file contains 40 quizes, so there’s one for each week of the school year. You can be sure that your class will look forward to taking part each week Questions appear at 30 second interval, and the pupils can play either individually or in teams to write down the answers. The answers then appear on the screen for checking - so only peer marking is involved. Once purchased, the quizzes can be used for any classes within your school. I normally sell these for £70 but have reduced them for the end of term.
Magictrickster
General Knowledge Quiz A : 40 Quizzes

General Knowledge Quiz A : 40 Quizzes

40 powerpoint quizzes - Something EVERY school will want. Each quiz contains 10 questions on the themes of: Books, People, Flags, Science & Nature, Entertainment, History, Sport, The Arts, Geography, General Knowledge. Encourage your form to take part each week - Develop their thirst for knowledge and competitive spirit with these weekly quizzes. As there are 40 quizes, there’s one for each week of the school year. You can be sure that your class will look forward to taking part each week Questions appear at 30 second interval, and the pupils can play either individually or in teams to write down the answers. The answers then appear on the screen for checking - so only peer marking is involved. Once purchased, the quizzes can be used for any classes within your school. I sell these to schools for £70 each but have reduced them for end of term
Magictrickster
Maths Homework Sheets for Year 6

Maths Homework Sheets for Year 6

A fantastic PDF Homework Booklet for Year 6 Mathematics. This practical learning tool includes 40 double-sided homework sheets, covering topics on the Year 6 National Curriculum. We recommend one homework sheet to be set each week, with any remaining sheets to be set as holiday homework. This invaluable resource will provide all of your Year 6 homework for the entire year, hence saving you time in planning. As the year progresses, pupils could put their completed sheets into a homework file or folder, hence providing a full homework record for every pupil in your Year 6 class. The sheets can be tackled in any order depending upon your own scheme of work for Year 6. They appear in this book broadly in the order in which the topics are listed in the National Curriculum. Alternatively, the PDF book could be printed out and stapled or ring-bound to make a complete book for each pupil. Answers are also provided in the form of fully filled-in sheets. This should make marking easy and also allows for the relevant page to be projected onto a screen in your classroom to allow for peer marking. Currently available here at a DISCOUNT PRICE of just £25, to make this affordable to all. The Full Price of this product will soon be £45. The titles are: Numbers and Digit Values Rounding Numbers Negative Numbers and Number Patterns Long Multiplication Long Division Mental Calculations Factors, Multiples and Primes Order of Operations Calculations Various Maths Problems Checking Answers using Estimation Ordering and Simplifying Fractions Adding and Subtracting Fractions Multiplying Fractions Dividing Fractions by Whole Numbers Fractions to Decimals Digit Values and Multiplying and Dividing by 10, 100, 1000 etc Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers Divisions with Decimal Answers and Rounding Problems Fraction, Decimal and Percentage Equivalents Ratio Problems Percentages Similar Shapes Unequal Sharing Simple Formulae Number Sequences Missing Number Problems Equations with Two Unknowns and Two Variable Combinations Calculating and Converting Units of Length Using Measurements (Mass and Volume) Area and Perimeter of Parallelograms and Triangles Volume of Cubes and Cuboids Drawing 2D Shapes 3D Shapes and Nets Angles in Triangles, Quadrilaterals and Polygons Circles Angles and Lines Co-ordinates Translating and Reflecting Shapes Pie Charts and Line Graphs Mean Averages
Magictrickster
Tally Chart & Bar Chart Bundle KS2

Tally Chart & Bar Chart Bundle KS2

This contains both KS2 Maths Topics Tally Charts and Bar Charts powerpoints, plus all the worksheets attached to those products. The individual descriptions of each of the above are on the relevant page, but these two products complement eachother well, so are offered here as a bundle. Hope you like them. Also included as an extra is the 2-slide Line Graphs Powerpoint.
Magictrickster
Equations with Two Unknowns KS2

Equations with Two Unknowns KS2

A powerpoint looking at equations where there are two unknown values. First there are four examples using boxes to find the missing numbers, followed by four examples where letters are used. There are a total of 8 slides (plus a title and end slide).
Magictrickster
Completing the Square KS4

Completing the Square KS4

A short powerpoint presentation to explain completing the square. This powerpoint has 7 slides, which includes one title and one end slide. There are a total of five examples.
Magictrickster
Drawing 3D Shapes in Isometric Paper KS4

Drawing 3D Shapes in Isometric Paper KS4

A powerpoint presentation to explain now to draw 3D shapes on isometric paper. Part of my KS4 Maths Topics series, but this could also be used at KS3. This presentation has 9 slides (including one title and one end slide), and includes six examples, some of which are illustrated in the cover image for this product. Your pupils will love the clarity of the animated examples.
Magictrickster
Volume of Cubes and Cuboids KS2

Volume of Cubes and Cuboids KS2

A bright and informative powerpoint presentation to clearly explain, with examples, how to find the volume of cubes and cuboids. You will love using this powerpoint to explain this topic, and pupils will really enjoy the clarity of the presentation. This contains 22 Slides (including one title and one end slide).
Magictrickster
Fidget Spinner Editable

Fidget Spinner Editable

The fully editable powerpoint presentation of my very popular Fidget Spinner Maths Problems. There are four problems, each with the answer, so the presentation has eight useable slides (plus a title and end slide). The first problem looks at finding the perimeter of the fidget spinner from given information. The second problem asks for an algebraic expression for the perimeter of the spinner. The third problem looks at finding the area of the fidget spinner. The final problem looks at finding an algebraic expression for the area of the fidget spinner. Each problem is followed by a worked solution. This version is fully editable, so you could change the numbers or make alterations for your own use as required.
Magictrickster
Division using Chunking KS2

Division using Chunking KS2

This powerpoint is designed to clearly explain Division using the chunking method to Key Stage 2 pupils. You’ll love the clarity of the explanations here, and pupils will love this. DIvision by single digit numbers and division by two digit numbers is considered. There are 14 slides, including one title and one end slide. There are 12 examples of calculations shown.
Magictrickster
Estimating Volume KS2

Estimating Volume KS2

A powerpoint presentation to explain estimating volume to pupils at KS2. This contains 10 slides (including one title and one end slide).
Magictrickster
Similar Shapes KS2

Similar Shapes KS2

A bright and stimulating powerpoint presentation to explain Similar Shapes at KS2. There are 16 slides (including a start and end slide), and this covers: Similar Shapes (describing what these are) Finding a Missing Length in Similar Shapes Finding the Scale Factor for Similar Shapes You will love using this to explain these concepts to your pupils, and they will enjoy the clarity of the presentation.
Magictrickster
Numeracy Skills:  40 Fantastic Bright and Colourful Powerpoints

Numeracy Skills: 40 Fantastic Bright and Colourful Powerpoints

40 Exciting and Colourful Powerpoint Mental Starters to Develop Numeracy Skills. 10 powerpoints each for Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division. Each presentation contains 20 questions (A screenshot of each powerpoint presentation is show below), with the answer appearing after each question, so pupils can be encouraged to give answers in a range of ways, such as whiteboards. These are suitable for pupils of varying ages and abilities, and more time can be given to younger or less able pupils to answer each question. This is a zipped file, but I’ve also uploaded four of the powerpoints separately so that the preview shows some content. The cover image also give an idea of the screens in the powerpoints. Please note that the font used in the actual powerpoints is calibri (which isn’t showing correctly in the preview images).
Magictrickster
Systematic Listing Strategies: Maths KS4

Systematic Listing Strategies: Maths KS4

This is a powerpoint presentation looking at Systematic Listing Strategies. There are 5 slides in the presentation, plus a title and end slide. This is useful for KS4 Maths, and also for KS3 if the topic is being introduced to pupils at that stage.
Magictrickster
Types of Data KS4

Types of Data KS4

A Powerpoint to explain Types of Data. This powerpoint has 18 slides (Including one title and one end slide). Designed for KS4 / GCSE. This covers: Qualitative and Quantitative Data Discrete and Continuous Data Also included is a one sided A4 pdf worksheet, containing 15 questions where pupils have to tick the relevant box to indicate the type of data given. Answers are also given.
Magictrickster
Bar Charts KS2

Bar Charts KS2

A bright and colourful Powerpoint to explain Bar Charts, plus a two sided A4 pdf worksheet. This powerpoint has 11 slides (Plus one title and one end slide). Designed for KS2. The powerpoint covers bar charts with vertical bars and also with horizontal bars. The worksheet, “Rainfall Bar Charts” has a bar chart on side 1 with 10 questions, and pupils are asked to draw another bar chart on side 2 and answer 10 more questions about this. Both the original and the new design powerpoints are included. Worksheet was added on 29 May 2018
Magictrickster
Line Graphs KS2

Line Graphs KS2

A Powerpoint looking at Line Graphs. plus a two sided A4 PDF worksheet. The powerpoint has 14 slides (Plus one title and one end slide). There are four examples looking at how to draw line graphs, followed by 10 example questions based on the 4th Line graph drawn. The worksheet has two questions involving drawing line graphs from a given table of data, and a third question has 10 individual questions to be answered based on a given line graph. Designed for KS2. Amended on 8 Jun 2018.
Magictrickster