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Taught for 13 years so far. Started within Yorkshire now enjoying the delights of Kazakhstan. Starting to enjoy making resources

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Taught for 13 years so far. Started within Yorkshire now enjoying the delights of Kazakhstan. Starting to enjoy making resources
Expanding single brackets

Expanding single brackets

A lesson to get pupils expanding single brackets, definitions, discussions and challenges included 2 methods shown with differentiated questions set and differentiated tasks included. first of a series of lessons, quadratics and factorising to follow hope you enjoy please leave feedback check out the shop for more https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/commuter
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Averages from Frequency tables

Averages from Frequency tables

first lesson on averages from a frequency table includes example questions, discussion activities, questions with solutions and extension opportunities, links in to probability at the end hope you enjoy please leave feedback for more of my lessons and challenges check out https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/commuter
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Multiple Choice combined the first 15

Multiple Choice combined the first 15

15 little activities for AFL, revision, starter or a plenary. Works well with mini whiteboards and adaptable to voting systems Aimed at KS3 and KS4 although some topics do go to KS5 especially if you have a resit group all are available as individual resources, Have uploaded them here to save finding and separate downloads. Topics covered include Surds, expanding brackets, factorising, equation of a line, sequences, quadratic sequences, completing the square, solving equations, solving quadratic equations , using discriminants and others. hope you find it useful please leave feedback let me know if you would like one making for a particular topic (I have plenty more lined up) thanks
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Expanding single brackets

Expanding single brackets

A lesson to get pupils expanding single brackets, definitions, discussions and challenges included 2 methods shown with differentiated questions set and differentiated tasks included. first of a series of lessons, quadratics and factorising to follow hope you enjoy please leave feedback check out the shop for more https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/commuter
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Averages from Frequency tables

Averages from Frequency tables

first lesson on averages from a frequency table includes example questions, discussion activities, questions with solutions and extension opportunities, links in to probability at the end hope you enjoy please leave feedback for more of my lessons and challenges check out https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/commuter
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Equations of straight lines y=mx+c

Equations of straight lines y=mx+c

10 tasks all connected with y=mx+c 5 treasure trails and 5 matching activity (the matching activities are all on 1 document and are easily adaptable to straight forward worksheet) 1) Gradient and Intercept when given the equation (some rearranging needed) 2) Equations of parallel and perpendicular lines 3) Coordinates of midpoints and endpoints 4) Length of line between two coordinates 5) Equation of a line from a pair of coordinates easily to mark answers given let me know if you want any more on this or any other topic. Please leave feedback thank you
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Averages and Probability treasure hunt

Averages and Probability treasure hunt

Incorporating fractions, decimals and percentages, covering probability including relative frequency and conditional probability. A little relay activity (or card matching follow me activity) great for end of a topic or for revision the cards are prepared in A4 portrait so easily adaptable to print smaller if needed hope you enjoy, please leave feedback check out my shop for more https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/commuter
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Simultaneous equations

Simultaneous equations

Covering solving simultaneous linear equations using elimination and substitution methods. Also activities covering quadratic simultaneous equations. All the resources you will need to cover this topic. Aimed at KS3 and 4 (the quadratics would also work for IB SL students). Each presentation includes fully worked examples and questions with all answers provided. Opportunities for discussions and paired/group work. Extra activities include 2 jigsaws, 4 loop activities (also ideal as treasure hunt style activities) and a quiz built around identifying the solutions from a multiple choice. Please leave feedback hope you find my work useful.
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Fractions of an amount

Fractions of an amount

Matching cards activity match the answer to the question based on fractions of an amount easy to mark colour coded answers given hope you find it useful feedback appreciated
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factorising single brackets match up activity

factorising single brackets match up activity

factorizing brackets, single brackets with questions requiring one or 2 factors including some less obvious aimed at weaker pupils answer sheet provided Good for revision tasks or as a plenary or starter please leave feedback thank you
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Factorising single brackets

Factorising single brackets

Activity worksheet factorizing into single brackets. single terms outside brackets up to numerical and letters outside the bracket. Answer sheet included Good for revision tasks or as a plenary or starter please leave feedback thank you
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Treasure Hunts- all the fraction operations

Treasure Hunts- all the fraction operations

adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing fractions and mixed numbers 8 fraction treasure hunts all in one place for your convenience plus 2 angles in polygons treasure hunts all on A4 yellow background easily adaptable to A5 hope you enjoy please leave feedback
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Expanding Double Brackets

Expanding Double Brackets

The second lesson on expanding brackets- Expanding Double Brackets The methods FOIL and GRID are used with 2 clear examples for each Differentiated work with answers built into the presentation Discussion activity on how to approach 3 brackets included Understanding checks built in including Jigsaw and matching activities that can be done individually or in pairs/small groups Hope you enjoy, please leave feedback for more check out my shop https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/commuter
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Linear Simultaneous Equations

Linear Simultaneous Equations

Aimed as intro lessons or for recapping work 2 presentations on simultaneous equations, one covering elimination and one covering substitution various activities included, group work, pair work, discussion tasks, practice questions. Full step by step examples and answers to all questions provided. 2 jigsaws (in both word for those without formulator) and in tarsia (feel free to adapt them) and a treasure hunt/follow me activity included. Hope you find them useful please leave feedback
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Compound Area Challenge with functional extension

Compound Area Challenge with functional extension

Compound areas involving rectangles, squares, circles, semi-circles and triangles 2 worksheets one of which has hints one which doesn't extension is a functional task involving the money and drawing a conclusion on whether there is enough money to do all the jobs. Answers given hope it is useful feedback is appreciated
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Dividing in a ratio

Dividing in a ratio

Dividing amounts in a ratio matching activity no units of measure involved to slightly increase challenge answers included
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