Hero image

NumberLoving

Hello all NumberLovers! We enjoy sharing creative ideas for teaching and learning Mathematics and numeracy for all key stages and abilities, and we hope to hear back on how the ideas and resources have worked for you. Get in touch numberloving@outlook.com @numberloving

159Uploads

119k+Views

132k+Downloads

Hello all NumberLovers! We enjoy sharing creative ideas for teaching and learning Mathematics and numeracy for all key stages and abilities, and we hope to hear back on how the ideas and resources have worked for you. Get in touch numberloving@outlook.com @numberloving
9-1 NEW GCSE BUNDLE

9-1 NEW GCSE BUNDLE

This bundle currently consists of nine premium and three free resources, bought individually for a total of £26. Each resource is designed to address new elements of the 9-1 GCSE math specification or the style of questions seen so far in the new 9-1 GCSE sample, practice and actual papers. Each resource comes complete with instructions, solutions and ideas for further differentiation. Please read individual descriptions for each resource, this will indicate the levels of differentiation included. Get in touch via numberloving@outlook.com
NumberLoving
BUNDLE Fan & Pick

BUNDLE Fan & Pick

UPDATED APRIL 18 All resources now include two versions; traditional fan & pick cards (with answers) and question cards (answers removed). Giving more flexibility in how you use the resource. This bundle consists of nine Fan & Pick resources. Fan and Pick promotes cooperative learning, creating situations for discussions around finding the correct answer and not just what the answer is. They can be used as a plenary activity to determine what learning has taken place, used to determine pupils prior knowledge to a topic and of course great for revision. Let’s Connect NumberLoving Blog Twitter: @numberloving Email: numberloving@outlook.com Terms of Use This product is for the use of the buyer only.
NumberLoving
9-1 NEW SPEC Bills, Statements, Credit, Debit (Task Cards)

9-1 NEW SPEC Bills, Statements, Credit, Debit (Task Cards)

This is a set of task cards on bills, pay statements, bank statements, credit and debit in which pupils need to find the missing values. This resource is designed to be used alongside the quickfire starter questions which can be downloaded for free from Quick Fire Bill, Statement Starter. This resource comes complete with instructions and solutions, it has been designed with exam style questions for the new 9-1 GCSE Mathematics Specification.
NumberLoving
Fractions of Amounts (Spot the mistake worksheet)

Fractions of Amounts (Spot the mistake worksheet)

Spot the mistake activity worksheet can be used to assess pupil’s understanding of a topic. The aim is for pupils to find and highlight the mistakes in an already the matched up jigsaw and the pupils should then correct those mistakes by listing the correct answer in the space provided. This spot the mistake worksheet involves finding fractions of amounts and involves two different versions. Version 1 is straight forward spot the mistake, were version two can be used to stretch and challenge pupils by asking them to create questions which give the answers around the edge of the jigsaw. This resource comes with full instructions and solutions, it is also available as part of a bundle. You might also like this Fractions of Amounts Fan and Pick Card Activity **Lets connect ** @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com Terms of Use For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
NumberLoving
Adding Fractions Collect a Joke Worksheets (Easter)

Adding Fractions Collect a Joke Worksheets (Easter)

UPDATED MARCH 18 Previous buyers please get in touch (contact below) if you have any trouble re-downloading! This resource has been updated and now includes three worksheets of increasing difficultly, each with a different Easter joke. Therefore fully differentiated for a class of varying abilities, or pupils can work through from easy to difficult. Collect a joke worksheet/activity requires pupils to collect the letters to give the punchline to a joke. Worksheet 1: Adding and subtracting fractions with a common denominator, then in the final few questions pupils need to find a common denominator. Worksheet 2: Adding and subtracting fractions by finding a common denominator and leading to add/subtract mixed numbers. Worksheet 3: Adding and subtracting mixed numbers. Each worksheet has two different versions, one version for printing and laminating for reuse, the second version includes a space for pupils to complete their working out. This resource is available in the following; Easter bundle Let’s Connect Visit our website for more ideas; www.numberloving.com @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com Terms of Use Download is for the use of one teacher only.
NumberLoving
BUNDLE Spot the Mistakes

BUNDLE Spot the Mistakes

"Spot the mistake" activity can be used to assess pupil's understanding of a topic. The aim is for pupils find the mistakes in an already the matched up jigsaw and they should then correct those mistakes. Each resource comes complete with instructions and solutions. Check out numberloving.com for further ideas!
NumberLoving
9-1 Efficient Calculator Use (Worksheets)

9-1 Efficient Calculator Use (Worksheets)

UPDATED!! New extra content This resource has been updated March 18 and now includes six worksheets covering a range of questions on topics which can be completed on a scientific calculator efficiently. Worksheet 1, 1a and 1b covers six topics (powers/roots, place value, remainders, primes, fractions and percentages). Worksheet 2, 2a and 2b covers three overall topics but each progresses in challenge (use of formula, right angled triangles i.e. Pythagoras’ theorem and trigonometry, circles, arcs/sectors). Worksheet 1 and 2 are condensed, making them ideal for re-use (print and laminate) or displaying on the interactive whiteboard. Whereas 1a, 1b, 2a and 2b provide space for pupils calculations and final answers. I use these ones for homework or revision tasks. These worksheets complement our 9-1 Efficient Calculator Use Treasure Hunt resource. Let’s Connect Email: numberloving@outlook.com Twitter @numberloving Blog numberloving.com Pinterest Number Loving Pinterest Terms of Use This purchase allows for the use of one teacher only, please purchase the site license for wider use.
NumberLoving
Maths KS3: Numeracy Time resources for year 7

Maths KS3: Numeracy Time resources for year 7

This is a unit one (of 6) numeracy sessions to be delivered to year 7 and 8 pupils during form time. The Power points aim to make it easy for even non specialists to deliver, ensuring pupils are engaging in numeracy activities on a weekly basis. Combine this with times table challenges which I have adapted for printing. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources.
NumberLoving
BUNDLE Easter Math Activities

BUNDLE Easter Math Activities

UPDATED CALCULATING ANGLES RESOURCE- MARCH 2018. Previous buyers please redownload to access new content. This bundle has four different resources each with an Easter theme! In total there are 8 different worksheets to select from. They cover a range of abilities, you will find something for any class! Adding Fractions Collect a Joke- This has three different worksheets of increasing difficult to choose from (from add/subtract with common denominators, to calculating with mixed numbers). Each gives a different Easter themed joke. Calculating Angles Math Art Again three worksheets of increasing difficulty from angles around a point, to angles in polygons on the 3rd worksheet. Each sheet results in a different Easter picture. Rearranging y=mx+c Math Art One worksheet on finding the gradient from an equation of a line. This results in an Easter theme picture. Averages Math Art One worksheet of increasingly difficult averages questions, including problem solving. This results in an Easter image. (please see each resource for previews and further details). Each resource comes complete with instructions, solutions and ideas for support/stretch. Have a great Easter everyone! Let’s Connect numberloving@outlook.com @numberloving NumberLoving Blog
NumberLoving
FREE Simultaneous Equations (Collect a Joke)

FREE Simultaneous Equations (Collect a Joke)

This activity reinvents the classic worksheet activity, although the joke is outdated. Watch out for an updated version soon! Pupils complete either the yellow (solving simple simultaneous equations with straight forward elimination) or the green route (multiplication or substitution). Reduce onto one A4 sheet. Once pupils have completed their worksheet they can then move around the room collecting the correct word with the answers thus collecting the joke. Pupils are motivated by the prospect of collecting the joke first. The worse the joke the better! Check out www.numberloving.com for more ideas and resources like this.
NumberLoving
Vectors (Treasure Hunt Two levels)

Vectors (Treasure Hunt Two levels)

Two levels amber and green, I would recommend printing and laminating. Stick these up around the class room, pupils answer the question and move around the room finding their answer and then completed the question underneath. This continues until pupils have made it back to the start. Check out www.numberloving.com for more ideas and resources like this.
NumberLoving
Long Multiplication Fortune Teller

Long Multiplication Fortune Teller

Fortune Teller activities, or Cootie Catchers in the US, are a great childhood game remodeled to test mathematical skills. Check out our blog post (link in document) for further information. In this cootie catcher there are eight questions requiring students to multiply two and three digit numbers, leading to multiplying decimals. The corners of the cootie catcher indicated the differentiation which is to three levels (easy, medium and difficult) and the fourth corner is a "pot luck" section. This resource comes complete with instructions, ideas for stretch/challenge and two blank versions for challenging pupils to create their own.
NumberLoving
BIDMAS Fortune Teller

BIDMAS Fortune Teller

Fortune Teller activities, or Cootie Catchers in the US, are a great childhood game remodeled to test mathematical skills. Check out our blog post (link in document) for further information. In this cootie catcher there are eight questions requiring students to use the order of operations to perform calculations . The corners of the cootie catcher indicated the differentiation which is to three levels (easy, medium and difficult) and the fourth corner is a "pot luck" section. This resource comes complete with instructions, ideas for stretch/challenge and two blank versions for challenging pupils to create their own.
NumberLoving
Circle Theorems (Foldable)

Circle Theorems (Foldable)

Foldables can be used as a revision or summary exercise at the end of a topic. As the answers are hidden pupils can use these to ‘test’ themselves or ask someone else such as a parent to test them. This foldable requires students to recognise and state the circle theorems. It comes complete with instructions and solutions. NewPriceSale
NumberLoving
Expanding Binomials, Quadratics (Spot the Mistakes)

Expanding Binomials, Quadratics (Spot the Mistakes)

"Spot the mistake" activity can be used to assess pupil's understanding of a topic. The aim is for pupils find the mistakes in an already the matched up jigsaw and they should then correct those mistakes. This spot the mistake involves expanding brackets to form quadratics and involves two different versions, were version two can be used to stretch and challenge pupils by asking them to create questions which give the answers around the edge of the jigsaw. This resource comes with full instructions and solutions. Terms of Use Purchase of this resource is for the use of your classroom only. ©2016 NumberLoving
NumberLoving
Maths KS3: Numeracy for Y9 resources

Maths KS3: Numeracy for Y9 resources

This is unit 1 (of 6) of short numeracy sessions to be delivered during form time to year 9 pupils. The materials have been developed with non specialists in mind. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this.
NumberLoving
BUNDLE All things algebra

BUNDLE All things algebra

This bundle includes 15 different algebra related resources which suit a range of abilities from simplifying expressions to solving linear and quadratic simultaneous equations. All resources are available separately and will be part of a bundle by activity type, return buyers should check carefully. Contact me if you would like to see resources bundled in a different way.
NumberLoving
Expand and Simplify (Spot the Mistake)

Expand and Simplify (Spot the Mistake)

Spot the mistake activity can be used to assess pupils understanding of each topic, as they find the mistakes in the matched up jigsaw and correct those mistakes. This spot the mistake involves expanding and simplifying brackets.
NumberLoving
Standard Form (Spot the mistake)

Standard Form (Spot the mistake)

Spot the mistakes can be used to assess pupils understanding as they find the mistakes in the matched up jigsaw and correct those mistakes. This spot the mistake involves writing numbers in standard form and operating with numbers in standard form. It comes complete with instructions and solutions.
NumberLoving
Calculating Angles Math Art Worksheets (Easter Special)

Calculating Angles Math Art Worksheets (Easter Special)

UPDATED MARCH 2018- REDOWNLOAD FOR ACCESS TO NEW CONTENT Math Art combines the fun of colouring and the consolidation of mathematical skills Ideal as a plenary activity to determine what learning has taken place, alternatively use to determine pupils prior knowledge to a topic and of course great for revision. In this math art activity pupils need to calculate missing angles, including isosceles triangles, parallel lines and polygons. Pupils then shade all the squares with those answers in the colour stated. There are three different worksheets of three different levels of difficulty, each results in a different Easter image. Worksheet 1: There are 14 questions on angles on a straight line, around a point and within a triangle. Worksheet 2:There are 14 questions which quickly move from angles around a point, on straight line to triangles, including triangles within parallel lines. Worksheet 3:There are 13 questions to answer on calculating missing angles; including angles in parallel lines, isosceles triangles, polygons and finally finding the number of sides given the exterior angles. This resource comes complete with instructions, solutions and ideas to support and challenge. This resource is available in the following; Easter bundle Let’s Connect Visit our website for more ideas; www.numberloving.com @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com Terms of Use Download is for the use of one teacher only.
NumberLoving
BUNDLE Fractions

BUNDLE Fractions

This bundle includes a range of different activities to suit different ability needs from fractions of amounts to calculating with algebraic fractions for when studying fractions. Each resource is available separately or other resource type bundles, please check if you are a return buyer and contact me if you would like to see another variation of bundle.
NumberLoving
Sequences (Spot the Mistake)

Sequences (Spot the Mistake)

Spot the mistakes can be used to assess pupils understanding as they find the mistakes in the matched up jigsaw and correct those mistakes. This spot the mistake involves sequences for GCSE maths; finding the nth term, finding the next term and determining if a number is in the sequence. It comes complete with instructions and solutions.
NumberLoving