GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 4-5)

GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 4-5)

15 exam-style questions aimed at grades 4-5 in the format of a revision race, written specifically for the new 9-1 spec. This is a great activity to do as a revision lesson to engage your students in some exam practice. It'll also help you to identify weaker areas that need more revision. Answers and instructions are included, all you need to do is print the questions. The questions could also be used as a quiz or treasure hunt-type activity. Get our GCSE Maths Revision Race for grades 1-3! Get our GCSE Maths Revision Race for grades 6-9!
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Mysteries Bundle

Mysteries Bundle

All of our mystery resources in one great value bundle! Download a free sample resource! Mysteries are a great way to incorporate problem solving into your lessons. Pupils will have to use the clues provided to solve the mysteries which range from figuring out if a deadly virus can be stopped to working out whether or not a penguin will sink in the snow! The resources are really easy to use with minimal printing, full instructions and solutions.
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GCSE Maths Pub Quiz (Grades 1-3)

GCSE Maths Pub Quiz (Grades 1-3)

A revision activity in the style of a pub quiz, ideal for an end of term lesson. The quiz can be displayed on the board and consists of four different rounds, covering a variety of topics aimed at grades 1-3. We've included a printable answer sheet for students, as well as full instructions and solutions. Get our GCSE Maths Pub Quiz for grades 4-5! Get our GCSE Maths Pub Quiz for grades 6-9!
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Halloween Maths Bundle

Halloween Maths Bundle

All of our Halloween resources in one great value bundle! The bundle includes mystery activities, top trumps and a maths quiz - perfect for lessons around half term! Look at the individual listings for more information. All of the resources include full instructions and solutions so they really are fuss-free.
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Expressions (Higher) Mastery Assessment

Expressions (Higher) Mastery Assessment

An end of topic assessment on expressions, suitable for a GCSE Higher class. Written for the new 9-1 spec. The assessment covers: expanding and factorising into one bracket expanding and factorising quadratics expanding the product of three binomials simplifying algebraic fractions application to geometric questions The resource comes with worked solutions, making it easy for you or your students to mark. Also included is a follow-up resource which contains questions for strengthening understanding, as well as extending it. This supports a mastery style of teaching - if students do not demonstrate full understanding they're given more support before moving on to a new topic. If students have fully understood, they complete extension work.
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Non-Calculator Arithmetic Mastery Assessment

Non-Calculator Arithmetic Mastery Assessment

An end of topic assessment on non-calculator arithmetic, suitable for a GCSE Foundation class (or a Higher class who need to practise this topic). Written for the new 9-1 spec. The assessment covers: all four operations on integers dividing with a remainder bank statements multi-step worded questions multiplying decimals The resource comes with worked solutions, making it easy for you or your students to mark. Also included is a follow-up resource which contains questions for strengthening understanding, as well as extending it. This supports a mastery style of teaching - if students do not demonstrate full understanding they're given more support before moving on to a new topic. If students have fully understood, they complete extension work.
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Percentages Mastery Assessment

Percentages Mastery Assessment

An end of topic assessment on percentages, suitable for a GCSE Foundation class or a weaker Higher class. Written for the new 9-1 spec. The assessment covers: calculating percentages of amounts percentage increase and decrease writing one quantity as a percentage of another original value problems repeated percentage change worded and geometric problems The resource comes with worked solutions, making it easy for you or your students to mark. Also included is a follow-up resource which contains questions for strengthening understanding, as well as extending it. This supports a mastery style of teaching - if students do not demonstrate full understanding they're given more support before moving on to a new topic. If students have fully understood, they complete extension work.
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Solving Equations with Functions (Differentiated Questions)

Solving Equations with Functions (Differentiated Questions)

A set of differentiated questions on solving equations with functions. Students will need prior knowledge of solving linear and quadratic equations, as well as substituting expressions into a function. There are three levels of difficulty: mild questions, such as: f(x) = 5x + 1, solve f(x) = 2 spicy questions, such as: f(x) = 5x + 1, solve f(x + 1) = 2 extra hot questions, such as: f(x) = 5x + 1, g(x) = 2x, solve f(x + 1) = g(3x) The resource includes a 'check-in' question. This can be attempted on mini-whiteboards to give you and the students an idea of how well they understand the topic. The feedback from the question will help students to choose which set of questions to answer, and will tell you who needs extra support. Full solutions are included, making it easy for you or your students to mark.
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Evaluating Functions (Differentiated Questions)

Evaluating Functions (Differentiated Questions)

A set of differentiated questions on evaluating functions. There are three levels of difficulty: substituting a value into a function (mild) substituting an expression into a function (spicy) substituting a binomial expression into a quadratic function (extra hot) The resource includes a 'check-in' question. This can be attempted on mini-whiteboards to give you and the students an idea of how well they understand the topic. The feedback from the question will help students to choose which set of questions to answer, and will tell you who needs extra support. Full solutions are included, making it easy for you or your students to mark.
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Algebra Target Tables Bundle

Algebra Target Tables Bundle

All of our algebra target tables in one great value bundle! Download a free sample resource! Target tables are perfect to use as a main activity. Pupils have to reach a target score, set by you, by answering questions from the table. The questions are differentiated, with different point values, so pupils can choose their own difficulty level. These resources require no printing and come with full solutions, they really are fuss-free!
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Crossnumber Bundle

Crossnumber Bundle

All of our crossnumber resources in one great value bundle! Download a free sample resource! A crossnumber works the same way as a crossword, students solve the interleaved questions and use their answers to complete the crossnumber. These resources work well as starters, main activities and plenaries - they're really versatile. The resources all come with instructions and solutions so there's everything you need included.
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Always, Sometimes, Never Bundle

Always, Sometimes, Never Bundle

All of our Always, Sometime, Never resources in one great value bundle! Download a free sample resource! Each resource contains 12 statements, pupils have to decide whether the statements are always, sometimes or never true. These activities are brilliant for developing mathematical reasoning and problem solving skills. The resources can be used in a variety of ways from starters to whole lessons. They all come with instructions and full solutions.
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Venn Diagrams (Mystery)

Venn Diagrams (Mystery)

Promote independent thinking and problem solving strategies with this resource on Venn diagrams. Pupils must use their mathematical knowledge along with the clues provided to solve the 'mystery'. This will require them to draw a Venn diagram and then interpret it - an area which has been added to both tiers of the GCSE for 2017. Full instructions, ideas for support and extension, and a solution are provided in the resource - what more could you need? Get this resource as part of our great value Mysteries Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
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Easter Missing Words Story

Easter Missing Words Story

A fun Easter-themed missing words game. Pupils have to come up with some nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs to fill in the blanks in an Easter story. This will lead to lots of funny stories but will help pupils to practice their of knowledge of word types. Pupils could try and make up their own stories as an extension to this activity. Have a look at our Easter bundle for a discount on all of our Easter-themed resources!
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Easter Spring Animal Nets (Bunny and Chick)

Easter Spring Animal Nets (Bunny and Chick)

A fun Easter-themed activity - two different animal nets for pupils to colour, cut-out and create! All you need to do is print it off. Included in the resource are two nets: a cube (bunny) and a triangular pyramid (chick). Each has little extras to stick on - feet, wings and ears! Once pupils have completed the activity, they can discuss the properties of the 3D shapes (e.g. faces, edges and vertices). Have a look at our Easter bundle for a discount on all of our Easter-themed resources!
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Easter Dress-Up Spring Animals (Lamb and Bunny)

Easter Dress-Up Spring Animals (Lamb and Bunny)

A fun Easter-themed activity - two different animals for pupils to colour, cut-out and dress up! All you need to do is print it off. The lamb comes with: - a jumper - a dress - a onesie The bunny comes with: - a vest - a t-shirt - a dressing gown Once pupils have completed the activity, they can write a story about their animal and their clothes. Have a look at our Easter bundle for a discount on all of our Easter-themed resources!
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Primary Easter Bundle

Primary Easter Bundle

All of our primary Easter resources in one great-value bundle! Resources included are: - Dress-up lamb - Dress-up bunny - Bunny cube net - Chick pyramid net - Missing words story - Printable bunny ears Look on the listings and preview images for more info.
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GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 4-5)

GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 4-5)

15 exam-style questions aimed at grades 4-5 in the format of a revision race, written specifically for the new 9-1 spec. This is a great activity to do as a revision lesson to engage your students in some exam practice. It'll also help you to identify weaker areas that need more revision. Answers and instructions are included, all you need to do is print the questions. The questions could also be used as a quiz or treasure hunt-type activity. Get our GCSE Maths Revision Race for grades 1-3! Get our GCSE Maths Revision Race for grades 6-9!
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Christmas Maths Bundle

Christmas Maths Bundle

All of our Christmas resources in one great value bundle! The bundle includes everything you could need for the last days of term: 9 calculated colouring activities 3 games of top trumps a mathematical mystery a treasure hunt Look at the individual listings for more information. All the resources include full instructions and solutions so they really are fuss-free.
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Halloween Mathematical Treasure Hunt / Relay / Quiz

Halloween Mathematical Treasure Hunt / Relay / Quiz

Get this resource as part of our great value Halloween Maths Bundle! Fifteen spooky questions which are perfect to use as a quiz, relay race or treasure hunt at Halloween. The resource includes full instructions and worked solutions so it's a fuss free option for your lessons around Halloween. The questions themselves are best suited for a KS3 class or a foundation group at KS4. They cover a variety of topics including: calculating percentages fractions time conversions area money
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Halloween Arithmetic Top Trumps

Halloween Arithmetic Top Trumps

Get this resource as part of our great value Halloween Maths Bundle! 16 top trumps cards which feature some spooky characters! Pupils will have to calculate an addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to decide which category to challenge their partner with. These top trumps are sure to engage all your classes around Halloween and make a great starter. You can extend them to a whole lesson using the blank cards provided and asking students to make up their own questions. There are sure to be lots of discussions about whether a Zombie is more deadly than a Vampire, but they'll be doing lots of maths too!
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Gradient Between Two Points (Target Table)

Gradient Between Two Points (Target Table)

Test your pupils' knowledge of finding the gradient between two points in a motivating and engaging way with this differentiated target table. The aim is to reach a target score, set by you, by answering questions from the table. The questions are differentiated, with different point values, so pupils can choose their own difficulty level. You'll get full instructions, answers and a thoughtfully differentiated resource - everything you need for a great lesson! Get this resource as part of our great value Algebra Target Tables Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
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Rounding (Crossnumber)

Rounding (Crossnumber)

Get this resource as part of our great value Crossnumber Bundle! Engage your students with this crossnumber on rounding using decimal places and significant figures. Students solve the interleaved questions and use their answers to complete the crossnumber. Extend the thinking of those who complete the questions by getting them to write a new set of questions - a considerable skill! Full instructions, ideas for support, and a solution are provided in the resource - what more could you need? Try a resource like this for free!
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Percentage Changes (Crossnumber)

Percentage Changes (Crossnumber)

Get this resource as part of our great value Crossnumber Bundle! Engage your students with this crossnumber on increasing and decreasing by a percentage amount. Students solve the interleaved questions and use their answers to complete the crossnumber. Extend the thinking of those who complete the questions by getting them to write a new set of questions - a considerable skill! Full instructions, ideas for support, and a solution are provided in the resource - what more could you need? Try a resource like this for free!
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