Solving Quadratic Equations - Factorising, Formula and Completing the Square

Solving Quadratic Equations - Factorising, Formula and Completing the Square

Complete package of lessons for Solving Quadratic Equations! Taught to Year 9 Set 2. Suitable for KS3/4. Thoroughly differentiated resource catering to all abilities! Lesson 1. Factorising Quadratics (can be used for solving) Lesson 2. Solving using the quadratic formula (including representing on a graph) Lesson 3. Solving using completing the square (including minimum points and when the leading co-efficient is not 1) Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries (such as spot the mistake) and AFL using R/A/G questioning. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year, fantastic resources all at Outstanding or Good level! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources are used, I have just gathered bits along the way to add to my work.
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Simultaneous Equations (including worded questions)

Simultaneous Equations (including worded questions)

Simultaneous Equations lessons and resources (including real life application questions) Taught to Year 9 Set 2. Suitable for KS3/4. Thoroughly differentiated resource catering to all abilities! Lesson 1. Solving Simultaneous Equations Lesson 2. Practice continued Lesson 3. Solving Worded/Real life Simultaneous Equations questions Homework included also. Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, card sorts included, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL . SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year, fantastic resources all at Outstanding or Good level! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources are used, I have just gathered bits along the way to add to my work.xx
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Completing the Square Lesson

Completing the Square Lesson

Lesson on Completing the Square - taught to Year 9 set 2. Suitable for KS3/4. Thoroughly differentiated resource catering to all abilities! Starter: Solving quadratics by factorisation and the formula Intro: Examples including an exam question Differentiated Task -R/A/G Solutions Minimum Points Whole Class activity (MWB’s) Examples and method when the leading co-efficient is not 1 Differentiated Task -R/A/G Solutions SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year, fantastic resource! No worksheets needed. if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources used without permission, I gathered bits along the way. xx
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Averages from Grouped Frequency Tables

Averages from Grouped Frequency Tables

Lessons + plenty of worksheets! Lesson 1 - Revisits mean, mode, median, range... few examples/practice of calculating averages from frequency tables. Intro to grouped.. Lesson 2 - Calculating Averages from grouped frequency tables Students gather their own data using human benchmark test! Can put this into a grouped freq. table and calculate the average! Fun...fun...fun Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources used, I gathered bits along the way. Enjoy! x
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Cumulative Frequency Curves and Box Plots Complete Package

Cumulative Frequency Curves and Box Plots Complete Package

Complete package of lessons for Cumulative Frequency Curves + Box plots! Taught to Year 10 Set 3. Suitable for KS3/4. Thoroughly differentiated resource catering to all abilities! Lesson 1. Intro/Interpreting Cum Freq Curves Lesson 2. Drawing/Interpreting Cum Freq Curves Lesson 2 (review). Consolidation of previous 2 Lessons with differentiated worksheets! Lesson 3. Estimating Median and Quartiles from a Cum Freq Curve Lesson 4. Box Plots from Cum Freq Curves Lesson 5. Box Plots consolidation Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year, fantastic resources all at Outstanding or Good level! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry I gathered bits along the way.
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Volume of Triangular Prisms lesson + worksheets

Volume of Triangular Prisms lesson + worksheets

Complete lesson (+worksheets) on calculating the volume of triangular prisms, moving on to trapezoidal prisms and into compound 3D solids. Used with a year 8 set 3 but can be differentiated easily. Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including GCSE Questions and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources used, I gathered bits along the way. Thanks x
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Stem and Leaf diagrams (including finding averages)

Stem and Leaf diagrams (including finding averages)

2 complete lessons + worksheets! Lesson 1. Introduction of Stem and Leafs Lesson 2. Averages from Stem and Leafs Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources used, I gathered bits along the way. (Starter is a 'beat the teacher' activity' whereby you ask students to give you a number and as they are giving you them you write them on the board in a stem and leaf (students write all the numbers in their exercise book) then compete with the students who can calculate the median the quickest.. you or them? - obviously from a stem and leaf it's a lot quicker so the students can see the relevance of it).
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Surface Area and Volume of Cuboids and compound cuboids bundle!

Surface Area and Volume of Cuboids and compound cuboids bundle!

Complete package of lessons for surface area and volume of cuboids/compound cuboids! Taught to both a Year 10 set 5 and a Year 8 set 2. Can be easily adapted for all abilities! Lesson 1. Surface Area of Cuboids Lesson 2. Volume of Cuboids Lesson 3. Volume of Compound Cuboids Lesson 4. Consolidation of Surface Area and Cuboids Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year, all 4 lessons graded outstanding! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry I gathered bits along the way.
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Perimeter and Area of 2D Shapes Bundle! (including compound shapes and different units)

Perimeter and Area of 2D Shapes Bundle! (including compound shapes and different units)

Complete Sequence of Lessons for Perimeter and Area. Designed for a mixed ability set - differentiation varies from your lowest able pupil, to challenging GCSE questions. Converting units included in examples and problem solve style questions too! Designed to develop understanding of geometric concepts so that students see the formula as a summary, not a substitution! Includes a prior/mini assessment too! Lesson 1. Perimeter 1 Calculating perimeter of 2D shapes such as triangles, trapezia, parallelograms, rectangles etc. Lesson 2. Perimeter 2 Continuing with perimeter into converting units and compound shapes. Lesson 3. Area 1 Calculating area of 2D shapes such as triangles, trapezia, parallelograms, rectangles etc. Lesson 4. Area 2 Consolidation of the above, including different units and some challenging GCSE style questions. Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any of the resources are used, I gathered bits along the way.
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Pythagoras and Length of a Line Segment 3 lessons!

Pythagoras and Length of a Line Segment 3 lessons!

Lesson 1 Intro to pythag, Lesson 2 Pythag continued into problem solving Lesson 3. Calculating the length of a line segment Starters, examples, plenty of differentiation throughout, stretch & challenge including problem solving and reasoning, plenaries and AFL. SMART Notebook files but can be converted to ActivInspire etc. Used in my PGCE year! Worksheets included, if I have missed anything off please let me know :) Sorry if any resources used, I gathered bits along the way.
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Drawing Quadratic Graphs Lesson

Drawing Quadratic Graphs Lesson

Lesson for AQA GCSE Mathematics 4365 Foundation Starter: Recap of linear graphs Lesson: Drawing Quadratic Graphs (worksheet is now included in response to reviews)
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Formulae Foundation GCSE

Formulae Foundation GCSE

Complete Formulae Lessons Package AQA GCSE Linear Mathematics 4365 1- Worded and Algebraic 2 - Writing your own 3 - Laws of indices 4 - Substitution into expressions 5 - Substitution into formulae 6 - Rearranging formulae
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Complete Rotation and Reflection Lessons (3)

Complete Rotation and Reflection Lessons (3)

Three lessons for New GCSE Specification Higher. Reflections - Lesson 1 Rotations - Lesson 2 Revision on Reflections and Rotations - Lesson 3 Worksheets also included and homework sheet aswel as Notebook detailed lessons with answers to worksheets. Some resources taken from elsewhere.
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Angles with Algebra

Angles with Algebra

Lesson on calculating missing angles in different polygons including quadrilaterals etc. using algebra. Both notebook and worksheets included. Some resources from elsewhere. Excellent for the new GCSE syllabus.
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Angles in Special Triangles and Quadrilaterals

Angles in Special Triangles and Quadrilaterals

Complete Angles in Special Triangles and Quadrilaterals. Lesson 1 - Angles in special triangles Lesson 2 - Angles in Quadrilaterals Complete notebooks, worksheets and homework. Perfect for KS4 or KS5 under the new GCSE Specification. Some resources from elsewhere.
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Perimeter and Area

Perimeter and Area

Complete Perimeter and Area Lessons that can be delivered over 2 x 1 hour lessons. Suitable for the new AQA Mathematics GCSE foundation and higher and AQA Mathematics GCSE 4365 Spec higher. The lessons include: -Introduction to compound shapes -Calculating perimeter from a grid -Calculating perimeter from a graph -Area of Trapezium -Perimeter and Area with Algebra -Exam Questions ...and more! Enjoy x
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3D Solids Complete Lessons

3D Solids Complete Lessons

Perfect for Year 7/8/9 Complete Package on 3D Solids, introducing them to the correct terminology in a fun way with the use of online games and models to construct. Lesson 1 - Isometric Drawings Lesson 2 - Names, Edges, Vertex, Faces Lesson 3 - Nets and Constructing Solids Activity
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Complete SOHCAHTOA Trigonometry Lesson 1 and 2

Complete SOHCAHTOA Trigonometry Lesson 1 and 2

Complete Trigonometry Package for AQA Mathematics GCSE Higher (4365) and AQA Mathematics GCSE Foundation New Spec Lesson 1 and 2 in one notebook. Lesson 1 - calculating missing lengths Lesson 2 - calculating missing angles Using the SOHCAHTOA triangles! Starter and Homework Sheet also included.
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