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#### Percentage increase - scaffolded worksheet

First find 10, 20 and 5% of some numbers. Then questions using these values. Finally questions with other values and with guidance on how to get the correct amount. Could be calculator, but sums should be easy enough without.
[3/2/16 Second version added for pupils who need further practice. 12/7/16 Answers uploaded]

#### Rounding - dec. places, sig figs and estimation

Structured worksheets on decimal places and significant figures. Plus similar style sheet (with less scaffolding) for estimating using 1 significant figure. (d.p. worksheet added 28/1/13)
(12/7/16) Answers uploaded

#### Perimeter of compound shapes

Presentation and worksheet for middle ability Y8 students. (50 minute lesson.) Could be extended for students to calculate area as well.

#### Types of data - discrete vs continuous

Qualitative vs quantitative, discrete vs continuous. 1. Cards to sort into two groups - may think of any way to split. 2. Flipchart to structure lesson with links to short videos etc. 3. PowerPoint quiz - identify whether discrete or continuous.

#### Perimeters of compound shapes with missing lengths

Various shapes (all but one rectilinear). All have missing lengths which need to be found. Two are in mixed units. Answers given in text box. (Delete before printing!)

#### Ratio - harder worded questions

8 questions. Includes questions where the key to the answer is in the "extra" parts (the difference between the two ratios).
(12/7/16) Answers uploaded

#### Draw and interpret conversion graph - miles to km

Scaffolded worksheet asking students to find 4 points, plot these on a conversion graph of miles to km and then use the line to convert 4 other values.
(10/2/14) Two further examples added. (12/7/16) Answers uploaded

#### Solving equations - balanced scales

Illustration of balanced scales for solving equations. 1 and 2-step. [21/1/15] Simple matching worksheet added for 1-step equations. [3/3/15] New version of presentation showing how to deal with the variable on both sides.
(12/7/16) Answers to worksheet uploaded

#### Bar charts with errors

Sheet with 4 bar charts. Spot two drawing/labeling errors on each. Starter?

#### Parallel lines & angle facts quiz

20 quick questions on angles (largely) in parallel lines. Emphasis on use of correct terminology. Could be done on mini-whiteboards, or otherwise as quiz, rather than flashcards.

#### Substitute in simple formulae

'Quick' worksheet with perimeter of rectangle and pentagon, area of parallelogram and angles in a triangle. Four questions on each.
For brighter Y6 (starting algebra) but also for lower ability secondary.
(12/7/16) Answers uploaded

#### Dividing in ratio

Powerpoint demonstrating how to divide sums of money in ratio and accompanying scaffolded worksheet with (fairly) straight-forward examples to work out. (10/2/14) Second, slightly harder, worksheet added.
(12/7/16) Answers uploaded

#### Averages from bar chart

Extract discrete data from a bar chart and use to find mean, median, mode and range. Starts by considering a table of data and then two examples of bar charts.

#### Multiply fraction by a whole number

Visual demonstration/explanation of multiplying a fraction by a whole number using diagrams

#### Make 2-D shapes from missing coordinates

Find the coordinates that creates the required shape - some of the problems have more than one answer. Others (assuming you use integer values and stay on the grid) do not. Various triangles, square, parallelogram, rhombus, trapezium.
Final page to identify given shapes - named, congruent, enlargement.

#### Division using factors

Straightforward worksheet with example of how to divide using factors and 15 questions. (This is so much easier than long division, so long as the divisor can be broken into convenient factors. Wish I had known about this year ago!)
(12/7/16) Answers uploaded

#### Simple and compound interest - scaffolded

Example and 5 main questions. Straightforward amounts of money and interest rates for 2 to 4 years. All scaffolded as tables. (Need to be able to find 10%, 5% and 2% using a calculator.) 3 challenge questions where they have to draw out their own tables.
Answers provided. (Question 5 and the Challenges have been rounded to pence - use your own judgement regards acceptable values!)

#### HCF and LCM using Venn diagrams - scaffolded

Assumes learners know how to find prime factors (using factor trees etc.). First question laid out to “fill in”. Subsequent questions have less structure as worksheet progresses.

#### Area of circles - scaffolded worksheet

Scaffolded worksheet with 5 simple questions on area of a circle.

#### Finding nth term of quadratic sequences

Explanation plus 4 scaffolded questions for how to find the nth term of a quadratic sequence. Answers on separate PDF.