Questionnaire to give your students. Each question highlights at least one of the bad qualities survey questions often possess; not all answer present, answers overlap etc.
Find the criminal using a handprint and facts about ratio. A person's height is 10 times their handspan e.t.c - students draw a model of the criminal and solve the crime. Created for a year 5 transition to high school activity morning. Contains an extension for the more able. Amendment: PowerPoint version of flipchart presentation now added.
Solving simultaneous equations through substitution can be used to prove this magic trick always works. All you need is a pack of cards!
Match the word, picture and definition together. A few cards are intentionally blank and say, for example, 'missing definition' to allow students to add their own ideas. Teachers could fill these in prior to the lesson if preferred.