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Vectors (Mystery)
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Vectors (Mystery)

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Promote independent thinking and problem solving strategies with this resource on column vectors. Pupils must use their mathematical knowledge along with the clues provided to solve the 'mystery' which involves them locating the position of 7 squares on a coordinate grid. This resource is specifically designed for the new GCSE which requires pupils at both higher and foundation tier to solve problems with column vectors. 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!
Gradient Between Two Points (Target Table)
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Gradient Between Two Points (Target Table)

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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!
Identities: Equating Coefficients (Target Table)
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Identities: Equating Coefficients (Target Table)

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Test your pupils' knowledge of equating coefficients in identities 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!
Straight Line Graphs (Mystery)
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Straight Line Graphs (Mystery)

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Promote independent thinking and problem solving strategies with this resource on equations of straight lines. Pupils must use their mathematical knowledge along with the clues provided to solve the 'mystery'. 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!
Evaluating Functions (Differentiated Questions)
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Evaluating Functions (Differentiated Questions)

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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.
Halloween Maths Bundle
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Halloween Maths Bundle

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All of our Halloween resources in one great value bundle! The bundle includes mystery activities, a maths quiz and a card game - 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.
Area of Rectangles (Bingo)
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Area of Rectangles (Bingo)

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This bingo game on calculating area of rectangles would make a great starter for lessons on area of compound shapes, surface area of cuboids and volume of cuboids. Use a mastery approach and make sure your students have the prior knowledge in place to access your lesson. No printing, copying or fussing - just a great starter to engage your students and get them ready to learn! Get this resource as part of our great value Algebra and Shape Bingo Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Calculator Skills (Crossnumber)
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Calculator Skills (Crossnumber)

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If you like this resource, you might like our great value Crossnumber Bundle! Engage your students with this crossnumber that covers all of the calculator functions required at GCSE. 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?
GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 1-3)
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GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 1-3)

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15 exam-style questions aimed at grades 1-3 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 4-5! Get our GCSE Maths Revision Race for grades 6-9!
Christmas Maths Quiz/Relay/Treasure Hunt
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Christmas Maths Quiz/Relay/Treasure Hunt

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Fifteen festive questions which are perfect to use as a quiz, relay race or treasure hunt at Christmas. The resource includes full instructions and worked solutions so it's a fuss free option for your lessons this Christmas. The questions themselves are best suited for a KS3 class or a foundation group at KS4. The quiz will comfortably take an hour to complete but it could be speeded up by allowing calculators for some of the questions. The questions cover a variety of common topics including: Calculating Percentages Fractions Time Conversions Area Money Get this resource as part of our great value Christmas Maths Bundle
Angles in Triangles (Mystery)
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Angles in Triangles (Mystery)

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Promote independent thinking and problem solving strategies with this resource on angles in triangles. Pupils must use their mathematical knowledge along with the clues provided to solve the 'mystery'. Pupils will have to use the fact that interior angles in a triangle sum to 180 degrees. They will also have to use the properties of special types of triangles (e.g. isosceles triangles have 2 equal angles). 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!
Division (Bingo)
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Division (Bingo)

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This bingo game on division facts would make a great starter for lessons on any kind of mental and written calculations. Use a mastery approach and make sure your students have the prior knowledge in place to access your lesson. No printing, copying or fussing - just a great starter to engage your students and get them ready to learn! Get this resource as part of our great value Number Bingo Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Pythagoras (Bingo)
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Pythagoras (Bingo)

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This bingo game on Pythagoras would make a great starter for lessons on harder Pythagoras questions such as those where the hypotenuse is given and those set in a context. Use a mastery approach and make sure your students have the prior knowledge in place to access your lesson. No printing, copying or fussing - just a great starter to engage your students and get them ready to learn! Get this resource as part of our great value Algebra and Shape Bingo Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Exact Trigonometry Values (Bingo)
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Exact Trigonometry Values (Bingo)

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This bingo game on exact values of sine, cosine and tangent would make a great starter for lessons on solving problems without a calculator by using exact values. Use a mastery approach and make sure your students have the prior knowledge in place to access your lesson. No printing, copying or fussing - just a great starter to engage your students and get them ready to learn! Get this resource as part of our great value Algebra and Shape Bingo Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Gradients (Bingo)
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Gradients (Bingo)

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This bingo game on calculating gradients would make a great starter for lessons on finding equations of straight lines and interpreting distance time graphs. Use a mastery approach and make sure your students have the prior knowledge in place to access your lesson. No printing, copying or fussing - just a great starter to engage your students and get them ready to learn! Get this resource as part of our great value Algebra and Shape Bingo Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Area and Perimeter of Rectangles (Always, Sometimes, Never)
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Area and Perimeter of Rectangles (Always, Sometimes, Never)

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Test your pupils’ knowledge of the area and perimeter of rectangles and expose misconceptions with this mathematical reasoning task. Pupils must determine whether the 12 statements are always, sometimes or never true. Encourage literacy by getting them to justify and discuss their answers. Full instructions, ideas for support & extension and a solution are provided in the resource. What more could you need to engage your students? Get this resource as part of our great value Always, Sometimes, Never Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Christmas Calculated Colouring (Percentages of Amounts)
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Christmas Calculated Colouring (Percentages of Amounts)

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A calculated colouring activity in which students create their own Christmas card featuring a jazzy Christmas jumper! Students have to answer the questions in order to reveal the colours to shade the jumper. The questions involve finding percentages of amounts and simple increases and decreases, all can be done without a calculator to increase the level of difficulty. Once complete and coloured in they can add their own greeting to the front and the inside of the card. This makes a great task for the end of term and gives the students a nice card to take home, with all the maths on the back of the card for them to show off! The resource includes full instructions, a clear solution and ideas for how to extend students who finish. It can easily be made into a full lesson by combining it with other resources from our Christmas bundle. Get this resource as part of our great value Christmas Maths Bundle
Pythagoras' Theorem (Target Table)
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Pythagoras' Theorem (Target Table)

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Test your pupils' knowledge of Pythagoras' theorem 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 Number and Shape Target Tables Bundle Try a resource like this for free!
Christmas Calculated Colouring (Written Methods)
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Christmas Calculated Colouring (Written Methods)

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A calculated colouring activity in which students create their own Christmas card featuring a jazzy Christmas jumper! Students have to answer the questions in order to reveal the colours to shade the jumper. The questions involve addition, subtraction, multiplication and division and can be completed with standard written methods. Once complete and coloured in they can add their own greeting to the front and the inside of the card. This makes a great task for the end of term and gives the students a nice card to take home, with all the maths on the back of the card for them to show off! The resource includes full instructions, a clear solution and ideas for how to extend students who finish. It can easily be made into a full lesson by combining it with other resources from our Christmas bundle. Get this resource as part of our great value Christmas Maths Bundle
Negative Numbers (Always, Sometimes, Never)
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Negative Numbers (Always, Sometimes, Never)

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Test your pupils' knowledge of negative numbers and expose misconceptions with this mathematical reasoning task. Pupils must determine whether the 12 statements are always, sometimes or never true. Encourage literacy by getting them to justify and discuss their answers. Full instructions, ideas for support & extension and a solution are provided in the resource. What more could you need to engage your students? If you like this resource, you might like our great value Always, Sometimes, Never Bundle!