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Expanding double brackets catchphrase game
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Expanding double brackets catchphrase game

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KS4 Maths: Algebra. Multiplying and simplifying double brackets. Questions require pupils to simplify expressions involving double brackets. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind'. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
Simplifying Fractions Catchphrase Game
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Simplifying Fractions Catchphrase Game

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KS3 Maths Activity. Questions require pupils to simplify a fraction to its lowest terms. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
KS3 Maths Expanding Single Brackets Catchphrase
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KS3 Maths Expanding Single Brackets Catchphrase

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Classroom Activity. Questions require pupils to simplify expressions involving one pair of brackets. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and assess understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
World Book Day Maths Problems
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World Book Day Maths Problems

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Six problem solving style questions related to books and reading, ideal to use around world book day! You could use these in lots of ways, just use one as a starter or use all of them as a relay, quiz, treasure hunt or carousel! Better suited to more able or more resilient KS3 pupils, or most abilities at KS4. Sorry there are no answers at the moment but I will try to add some ASAP.
Finding Fractions of amounts Catchphrase
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Finding Fractions of amounts Catchphrase

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KS3 Maths Game. Questions require pupils to find a fraction of a given quantity. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and an assessment of understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities.
Maths Constructions and Loci Murder Mystery
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Maths Constructions and Loci Murder Mystery

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This is a mystery which requires students to use the clues to work out which suspect committed a murder. They need to draw various constructions on the map according to the clues they are given. This is a really nice activity to do as an assessment lesson once you have completed this topic. I have also put a rough solution on but I couldn't do all the correct constructions in word so please look carefully at the activity before using to make sure you know what the final solution should look like.
KS3 Maths Simplifying Ratio Catchphrase game
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KS3 Maths Simplifying Ratio Catchphrase game

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Questions require pupils to simplify a ratio to its lowest terms. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
Multiplying Fractions Catchphrase
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Multiplying Fractions Catchphrase

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Questions require pupils to multiply two given fractions. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind'. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
KS3 Maths Finding Missing Angle Treasure Hunt Game
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KS3 Maths Finding Missing Angle Treasure Hunt Game

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revision activity. Angles on a straight line, angles of a triangle and angles on a point. Treasure Hunt activity (like match cards but round the classroom - see instructions) on calculating missing angles. Differentiated with 2 levels, low level involves only angles round a point, on a line or in a triangle, higher level uses parallel lines and generally harder questions.
Multiplying by powers of ten Catchphrase game
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Multiplying by powers of ten Catchphrase game

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KS3 Maths Activity. Questions require pupils to multiply by different powers of ten. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and assessment of understanding understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
Which trig formula to use Treasure Hunt Game
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Which trig formula to use Treasure Hunt Game

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KS4 Maths activity.Trigonometry revision. Treasure Hunt activity (like match cards but round the classroom - see instructions) on which of the 9 trig formulae to use for a certain question. Good for building up understanding in lower ability pupils before them actually substituting into the formulae.
KS3 Algebra: Find the next term Catchphrase game
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KS3 Algebra: Find the next term Catchphrase game

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Maths Activity. Questions require pupils to find the next two numbers in a pattern. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
KS3 Maths Adding fractions Catchphrase Game
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KS3 Maths Adding fractions Catchphrase Game

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Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. Questions are on adding fractions with different denominators. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with different catchphrases. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
Finding the volume of cuboids Catchphrase game
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Finding the volume of cuboids Catchphrase game

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KS3 Maths Activity. Questions require pupils to come up with possible dimensions of a cuboid with a given volume. Plenary or starter game based on the tv show catchphrase. Pupils must correctly answer the question on one of the rectangles to reveal part of the 'catchphrase behind&'. A great way to engage pupils and check understanding. Easily adapted to suit other topics or abilities. See the other versions I have shared - all with a different catchphrase. Picture behind could be changed to something more personalised to the class.
KS3 Maths Revison Game
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KS3 Maths Revison Game

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Pupils must analyse five pieces of evidence to eliminate nine of ten suspects. Evidence covers all four NC Strands. Bearings, Angles, collecting like terms, ratios. Ideal as an end of term activity, pupils need to peform the common processes but also interpret their results in a different context. I usually have pupils working in pairs and run this over an hour session with ten minutes at the end to feedback their conclusions. Power point to support in delivery - with the answers on at the end. Suspects are celebrities, although the pupils love it if you put pictures of them or staff on!
Maths Percentages Board Game with Batman
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Maths Percentages Board Game with Batman

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This is a board game which requires students to answer questions calculating percentages of amounts, they then go backwards or forwards by the answer. I would suggest the students play in threes and the winner is the first player to get around the board three times. This makes a nice main activity or plenary. It is differentiated so there are two different levels, orange is easier and green is more challenging. I photocopy each colour onto opposite sides of one sheet of A3 and laminate.
Substituting Algebra Expressions Activity - KS3
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Substituting Algebra Expressions Activity - KS3

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Celebrity Top Trumps: Top trumps on substituting into algebra expressions. Differentiated by colour, red being easier, orange being medium difficulty and green being more challenging. Starts with substituting positive numbers into one step and two step expressions moving up to substituting negatives into three step expressions. Usually I would give pupils either a red and orange set OR an orange and green set, play in pairs, can show working in their books if you want a record of their work!
Ratio Worded Questions Treasure Hunt Game
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Ratio Worded Questions Treasure Hunt Game

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KS4 Maths Ratio Revision. Treasure Hunt activity (like match cards but round the classroom - see instructions) on worded ratio problems. Differentiated with 2 levels, low level involves only sharing in a ratio, higher level involves comparing ratio and working backwards.
Maths Solving Equations Board Game
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Maths Solving Equations Board Game

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This is a board game which requires students to answer questions on solving linear equations, they then go backwards or forwards by the answer. I would suggest the students play in threes and the winner is the first player to get around the board three times. This makes a nice main activity or plenary. It is differentiated so there are two different levels, orange is easier and green is more challenging. I photocopy each colour onto opposite sides of one sheet of A3 and laminate.
Estimating from Scatter Graphs Treasure Hunt Game
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Estimating from Scatter Graphs Treasure Hunt Game

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KS4 Maths activity. Revising scatter graphs. Treasure Hunt activity (like match cards but round the classroom - see instructions) on estimating from scatter graphs using the line of best fit. Differentiated with 2 levels, low level involves only reading off the y-axis, higher level requires reading off both axes.