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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
Maths KS3: Numeracy Time resources for year 7
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Maths KS3: Numeracy Time resources for year 7

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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.
Rounding to Significant Figures, Estimation, Bounds Quiz Quiz Trade Cards
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Rounding to Significant Figures, Estimation, Bounds Quiz Quiz Trade Cards

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Rounding to Significant Figures, Estimation, Bounds (Quiz Quiz Trade Cards) Quiz quiz trade activity is a cooperative learning classroom activity. Pupils must be encouraged to coach each other in finding the correct answer (peer assessment). This set of quiz quiz trade cards has been updated and now includes 36 cards covering; rounding to nearest whole, 10, 100 rounding to given number of decimal places rounding to given number of significant figures rounding in order to estimate calculations finding bounds given a rounded measure. It comes complete with instructions, ideas for support and extension, and solution key for the teacher. Please note I do not include the answers on the quiz, quiz, trade cards themselves as I encourage pupils to find and thoroughly understand the question. You may choose to add the answer to the back of the cards once printed. All our resources come complete with instructions, solutions where appropriate and ideas to stretch and support pupils. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this. We hope you enjoy using this resource with your students, we would love to hear how it went, please leave a review. Get in touch via the links below. Lets connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog **Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Simultaneous Equations Worksheets Collect a Joke
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Simultaneous Equations Worksheets Collect a Joke

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Pupils will practise solving simultaneous equations. This free resource 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! All our resources come complete with instructions, solutions where appropriate and ideas to stretch and support pupils. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this. We hope you enjoy using this resource with your students, we would love to hear how it went, please leave a review. Get in touch via the links below. Lets connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog **Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Naming Parts of Circle
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Naming Parts of Circle

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This resource includes two foldables covering naming, defining and labelling the parts of the circle needed for 9-1 GCSE Maths. The two foldables included are; Circle parts 1 (pp. 4-5): This foldable requires students to recognise and name the parts of a circle such as radius, diameter etc. Circle parts 2 (pp. 6-7): This foldable requires students draw (or highlight/shade) the part of circle named. This download includes two pdfs; an A4 (UK) size and a letter (US) size, please print from the relevant pdf. 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. All our resources come complete with instructions, solutions where appropriate and ideas to stretch and support pupils. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this. We hope you enjoy using this resource with your students, we would love to hear how it went, please leave a review. Get in touch via the links below. Lets connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog **Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Spot the Mistakes Maths Activity Bundle
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Spot the Mistakes Maths Activity Bundle

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“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!
Maths Tick or Trash Worksheet Bundle
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Maths Tick or Trash Worksheet Bundle

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Maths Tick or Trash Worksheet Bundle Test your students’ ability to spot mistakes and develop their understanding with this activity. Pupils are given two different answers to a question and have to determine which is correct. They then have to explain what misconception has led to the incorrect answer. Each resource consists of increasingly difficult questions on the topic. All our resources come complete with instructions, solutions where appropriate and ideas to stretch and support pupils. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this. We hope you enjoy using this resource with your students, we would love to hear how it went, please leave a review. Get in touch via the links below. Lets connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog **Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Pi Day Relay Race
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Pi Day Relay Race

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This resource consists of questions all circle and Pi related, perfect for Pi Day celebrations. Relay race requires each team to answer a question correctly and then they collect the next question. Check out our blog post on relay races here https://numberloving.com/2012/01/17/anything-but-more-past-papers/ This resource is available as a Pi Day bundle, check it out! www.numberloving.com
Quadratic Simultaneous Equations Heat Map
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Quadratic Simultaneous Equations Heat Map

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Heat Maps can be displayed or printed for each pair of pupils. Each heat map increases in difficulty indicated by the hotness, the redder/hotter the more difficult the question. Pupils choose a cell to start at and perform the given operation with the corresponding element of the question from the x and y axis. This heat map requires pupils to solve the corresponding equations; one linear with one quadratic. This resource is also available as part of the Heat Map Bundle, check it out! Lets Connect @numberloving NewPriceSale
Sequences (Fan and Pick/ Question Cards)
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Sequences (Fan and Pick/ Question Cards)

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Updated April 2018- This resources has new content added. It now includes one set in the traditional fan and pick style (i.e. answer on the question cards) and a second version of the question cards with the answer removed. Therefore giving more flexibility for how you might use them with your students. Previous buyers, please re-download to access new content. Fan and Pick activity promotes cooperative learning (Kagan strategy), by 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. Each Fan and Pick set has a set of 12 question cards, each card has three questions differentiated by hotness. The sequences questions here cover finding the next term, the nth term, generating a sequence and deciding if a term is in the sequence; including linear, quadratic and Fibonacci sequences. Alternatively use the second set (with answers removed) as differentiated question task cards. Full instructions and solutions are provided along with suggestions for stretch and challenge. Let’s Connect NumberLoving Blog Email: numberloving@outlook.com Twitter: @numberloving Terms of Use Purchase/download is for the use of the teacher purchasing only.
Standard Form Spot the Mistake Worksheet
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Standard Form Spot the Mistake Worksheet

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Standard Index Form also known as scientific notation is a way of writing really large or really small numbers. 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. **Lets connect ** @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com Terms of Use For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Number Properties Factors, Multiples, Digits GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Task Cards
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Number Properties Factors, Multiples, Digits GCSE 9-1 Exam Question Task Cards

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A set of 40 GCSE 9-1 exam question task cards covering number properties or number theory; such as factors, multiples, types of numbers (primes, squares, cubes) in the style of questions seen in the 9-1 GCSE exam papers for EdExcel and AQA. The questions are suitable for both the Higher and Foundation tier (cross-over), however are more commonly seen on the Foundation tier papers. All our resources come complete with instructions, solutions where appropriate and ideas to stretch and support pupils. In this purchase you will get; Forty question cards (four per page if printing A4) One support page (listing the number types can be used as a crib sheet when completing the task cards) Worksheet of exam style questions (can be used as independent work, homework or review) Full instructions Full solutions for task cards and worksheet. We have not provided solutions for the support sheet but this is simple definitions of factors, multiples, primes and listing such numbers. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this. We hope you enjoy using this resource with your students, we would love to hear how it went, please leave a review. Get in touch via the links below. **Lets connect ** @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Sequences Spot the Mistake Worksheet
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Sequences Spot the Mistake Worksheet

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Sequences Spot the Mistake Worksheet Spot the mistakes are a twist on the usual tarsia jigsaw puzzles and can be used to assess pupils understanding. The worksheet has a completed jigsaw and pupils are told there are mistakes. Pupils work through each question and answer to find the mistakes highlight them and correct those mistakes in the space provided. 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. This resource is also available in our bundle of spot the mistakes. All our resources come complete with instructions and solutions.
Valentines Maths
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Valentines Maths

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This purchase includes three packs of worksheet resources (one currently free to download) with a Valentines’ theme. All our resources come complete with instructions, solutions where appropriate and ideas to stretch and support pupils. Check out www.numberloving.co.uk for more ideas and resources like this. We hope you enjoy using this resource with your students, we would love to hear how it went, please leave a review. Get in touch via the links below. Lets connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog **Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Fortune Teller Pack (Cootie Catchers)
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Fortune Teller Pack (Cootie Catchers)

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BUNDLE COOTIE CATCHERS (FORTUNE TELLERS) 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. Each cootie catcher is differentiated to at least three levels. This is indicated by colour; red easy, yellow medium and green hard. This bundle has 28 cootie catchers in total as it includes the algebra set of 10 (worth £4) and the fractional and negative indices set of 8 (£4), so grab a bargain! Not sure check out our free sample here FREE Averages Fortune Teller All of our resources come complete with instructions and ideas to stretch and support. Check out our numberloving blog for more ideas and resources. Let’s connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com Terms of Use Use by single teacher only, full terms set out in download.
Systematic Listing GCSE 9-1 Foundation Treasure Hunt
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Systematic Listing GCSE 9-1 Foundation Treasure Hunt

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Treasure Hunts promote cooperative learning and engagement by pupils working in pairs to find the correct answer. It can be used as the main lesson activity to determine what learning has taken place and also it is a great revision exercise. This Treasure Hunt activity has been prepared to practice skills of systematic listing, as seen in the new 9-1 GCSE curriculum. Check out our blog post on the different ways Treasure Hunt cards can be used (link in the resource). It is differentiated to two levels of difficulty; amber and green and is suitable up to grade 5. It comes complete with instructions, treasure hunt cards and solutions. Lets connect @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com NumberLoving Blog **Terms of Use ** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
Stem and Leaf White Rose Year 9 Treasure Hunt
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Stem and Leaf White Rose Year 9 Treasure Hunt

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Treasure Hunts promote cooperative learning and engagement by pupils working in pairs to find the correct answer. It can be used as the main lesson activity to determine what learning has taken place and also it is a great revision exercise. This treasure Hunt is differentiated to three levels; red, amber and green. The red treasure hunt is the easiest and focuses on fluency of reading stem and leaf diagrams and drawing them. The amber level introduces some reasoning and problem solving; were as the green level is the most difficult involving problem solving of finding missing values given a known average. It supports the White Rose Maths year 9 scheme of work. It comes complete with instructions and solutions. **Lets connect ** @numberloving numberloving@outlook.com **Terms of Use** For the use of the purchaser only, see full terms and conditions.
AQA Efficient Calculator Use Worksheets GCSE 9-1
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AQA Efficient Calculator Use Worksheets GCSE 9-1

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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.
Circle Theorems Prompt Sheet
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Circle Theorems Prompt Sheet

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Prompt sheets can be used at the start of a new topic to establish pupils’ prior knowledge, alternatively they are an excellent way of starting revision. Pupils use the given vocabulary as a prompt to start to annotate the pictures. In this prompt sheet pupils are recalling circle theorems. Take a look at the Prompt Sheet Bundle. Lets Connect @numberloving NewPriceSale
Comparing Data Sets Tick or Trash
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Comparing Data Sets Tick or Trash

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Test your students’ ability to spot mistakes and develop their understanding with this activity. Pupils are given two different answers to a question and have to determine which is correct. They then have to explain what misconception has led to the incorrect answer. Pupils are asked to assess the comparisons made between two data sets and decide which is the best comparison and why. Full instructions, ideas for extension, and a solution are provided in the resource - what more could you need? Thank you for looking. Lets Connect @numberloving NewPriceSale
Core 1 Arithmetic Sequences (Spot the Mistake)
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Core 1 Arithmetic Sequences (Spot the Mistake)

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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 is a domino trail and covers the nth term and recurrence relation. It comes complete with instructions and solutions.