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Previously TES recommended author of 3 resources. Interactive resources, many of which involve Powerpoint or Excel to make Maths easier to plan and engage! Specifically I like to design repetitive yet engaging resources, which are often progressively difficult to foster calm lessons , create routine and encourage excitement in learning. 4th year of teaching, got an IMA scholarship for my potential ideas. Currently working in Spain in an international school, originally trained in England.

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Previously TES recommended author of 3 resources. Interactive resources, many of which involve Powerpoint or Excel to make Maths easier to plan and engage! Specifically I like to design repetitive yet engaging resources, which are often progressively difficult to foster calm lessons , create routine and encourage excitement in learning. 4th year of teaching, got an IMA scholarship for my potential ideas. Currently working in Spain in an international school, originally trained in England.
KS3 Angle pile up problems, 25 questions, Angles in a quadrilateral, triangle
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KS3 Angle pile up problems, 25 questions, Angles in a quadrilateral, triangle

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Two problems are included First problem is repeated 3 times on one sheet for ease of printing Second problem is repeated twice to optimise printing First problem regards solely angles within a triangle. Second problem regards angles within a triangle, quadrilateral and the harder sheet 2 includes alternate angles (the lattter doesn’t have to be included). Cheat sheet, which is a good structure for supporting any ability to complete at least the first task. HAVE A LOOK If you found it useful PLEASE leave a review :) If you want to have a look at a resource on how to use Bitmoji (personal emojis) in lessons please visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/how-to-use-bitmoji-your-personal-emoji-in-the-classroom-in-7-different-ways-increasing-engagem-12085024
KS2 KS3 Addition & Subtraction Pyramids, 20 problems including positive & negative numbers, decimals
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KS2 KS3 Addition & Subtraction Pyramids, 20 problems including positive & negative numbers, decimals

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This resource contains 20 pyramid addition problems, 10 of which are on a easy sheet and the others on a hard sheet. For both sheets: the first 5 problems are solely involving positive numbers when adding from the bottom of the pyramid upwards. The 6th problem involves decimals. The 7th, 8th and 9th involving negative numbers, with the 9th dealing with smaller negative numbers. Finally the 10th problem involves both negative numbers and decimals. The hard worksheet involves the same pyramid as the easy worksheet, however, instead of having to solely add from the bottom of the pyramid, and work your way upwards, you have work down and up through the pyramid using both subtraction and addition. To generate an infinte number of worksheets visit this resource: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/addition-pyramids-worksheet-generator-easy-and-hard-negative-numbers-and-decimal-numbers-included-11866947 Please leave a review if you found helpful :D. For a large pyramid with 43 cells and 9 rows visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-large-addition-pyramid-with-43-cells-and-9-rows-involves-logic-addition-and-subtraction-11980356 If you want to have a look at a resource on how to use Bitmoji (personal emojis) in lessons please visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/how-to-use-bitmoji-your-personal-emoji-in-the-classroom-in-7-different-ways-increasing-engagem-12085024
KS3 Percentage Bubbles, Calculator, Non Calculator, 8 FREE problems
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KS3 Percentage Bubbles, Calculator, Non Calculator, 8 FREE problems

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This is a FREE resource of 8 percentage problems. There are 8 bubbles in total for each question, giving a total of 64 sub-questions. The differing percentages you need to find are consistent for the top left and bottom left problems i.e. for all these problems you need to find 75%, 30%, 50% etc. of the original value. However, these percentages are in a random order for each question. The right hand side problems requires you to find more specific percentages, which will generally require the use of a calculator (but can be done without a calculator). Moreover, the bottom right problem requires you to find percentages greater than 100% as well as less than 100%, which can nicely lead students onto understanding the importance of multipliers in the topic percentages. Due to using highly composite numbers, the resulting amounts, are generally whole numbers. Please review if you found helpful :D If you want more of the same visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-percentage-worksheet-generator-infinite-questions-answers-4-questions-per-sheet-32-sub-qs-11871593
Function Machine Style Worksheets, Differentiated, Engaging, with Solutions
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Function Machine Style Worksheets, Differentiated, Engaging, with Solutions

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Ideal starter for KS3, although could be used for younger or older as differentiation available. The general concept has been derived from a function machine. You start with 9 input numbers which need to go through two operations, subsequently creating an output. The operation for this specific function machine involves four operations, and negative numbers. So you start with 6 and then ‘x6 +2’. There are a total of four operation pairs, so there up to 36 answers students need to find. Working alongside this is a more challenging sheet, which involves the students using the ‘output’ numbers first to work out the ‘input’ numbers, and hence understanding the importance of working backwards through the operations. Most importantly, both the basic style worksheet and the challenging worksheet work in conjunction with each other, such that they both link to the same solutions, which are provided. Has been used many times successfully within classrooms for year 7s, 8s, and year 9s. Please leave reviews if you found this resource helpful! For a generator and unlimited resources of this type see https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/four-operations-last-minute-maths-starter-colourful-differentiated-worksheets-solutions-11847766 For a bundle of 4 of these resources on four operations, fractions, percentages and standard form see https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/last-minute-starter-differentiated-worksheets-number-pc-fractions-and-more-solutions-11692992
KS2 KS3 KS4 Times Tables / Multiplication Grid Free Resource, 12 page Word Document, Easy to use
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KS2 KS3 KS4 Times Tables / Multiplication Grid Free Resource, 12 page Word Document, Easy to use

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This resource comes with EIGHT different times tables grids which you need to fill out the missing entries. There are both smaller grids (6x6) and larger grids (12x12) which involve a variety of differentiated problems. Some of the grids have row and column headings, whereas other involve a challenge to work out what the row and column headings are. Great way to revise times tables, or a settler in a lesson. The challenge problems involve loads of other sub topics, such as deducing ‘factors’, ‘solving equations’ and more. Please review if you found helpful. This is a sample of my resource https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/times-table-multiplication-grid-worksheet-generator-easy-to-challenging-solutions-ready-to-use-11866269 . IF YOU WANT MORE OF THE SAME, AND AN INFINITE OPTIONS OF THESE WORKSHEETS PLEASE VISIT :).
KS3 KS4 Cross number worksheet, 4 FREE worksheets included, differentiated, solutions
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KS3 KS4 Cross number worksheet, 4 FREE worksheets included, differentiated, solutions

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This resource is based upon the popular idea of a crossword. However instead of using words, numbers are used instead. Clues are given by the yellow boxes in the forms of expressions. Some of the clues involve one step, whereas others involve two steps. Could use sheet with or without calculator depending on ability of the class. You get two diferentiated resources for each worksheet, as both the easier and harder worksheets provided give the same answers, whilst usefully giving different questions allowing differentiation within a class. Please review if you found helpful :) For a generator of this resource see: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/cross-number-generator-providing-an-infinite-number-of-starter-resources-11850323
Forming equations using algebra within a shape
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Forming equations using algebra within a shape

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Algebra within a shape resource, form equations and solve them appropriately to find the missing angles. For a paid for version of this please visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-ks4-increasing-difficulty-forming-equations-from-angles-within-shapes-and-lengths-generator-11910295
Interior Angles of Polygons within Polygons, including triangles, quadrilaterals and a hexagon FREE
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Interior Angles of Polygons within Polygons, including triangles, quadrilaterals and a hexagon FREE

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This involves finding the angles within a hexagon, and all the shapes within this hexagon. This worksheet also involves algebra to calculate angles, for examples some of the angles are defined as ‘h+?’, where ‘?’ is an integer. Also included is an exterior angle extension If you found this resource useful please review :) Based on the paid for resource https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/interior-angles-of-polygons-within-polygons-including-triangles-quadrilaterals-and-a-hexagon-11911794 , which is a worksheet generator of this resource
KS3 Division Wheel 3 Worksheets with Answers, Starter
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KS3 Division Wheel 3 Worksheets with Answers, Starter

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This resource is great for revising knowledge on division, practise ‘bus stop method’ or to be used as a quick numeracy starter. The idea is you start at the top of the division wheel, and as you move vertically down the sheet you are given numbers that are smaller than the original number. Therefore, the aim of the student is to work out what they need to divide by in order to get from the original number to the new number. There are 8 division problems per worksheet, and each worksheet is compact such that three copies of each worksheet fit on one side of A4. All of the numbers fit together in a circular pattern or a wheel. Please review if you found helpful :). For a generator of this resource visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/division-wheel-starter-generator-many-examples-by-click-of-button-variety-of-questions-answers-11867456
Simultaneous Equations Worksheet, Linear / Quadratic, 3 Levels Difficulty, Differentiated, Answers
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Simultaneous Equations Worksheet, Linear / Quadratic, 3 Levels Difficulty, Differentiated, Answers

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This is a worksheet including 18 simultaneous equations questions for linear and quadratic equations. This is a differentiated resource containing three levels of difficulty. Section 1 only has the variables ‘a’ and ‘b’, and for all 6 questions, a few decimal answers and a matching coefficient in each pair of eqautions. Section 2 has varying variables and unmatching coefficients. Whereas section 3 involves quadratic and linear equation, which touches on the topics ‘changing the subject of the formula’, ‘substitution’, ‘expanding brackets’, ‘factorising’ and ‘solving’. All three questions make this topic more interesting because of the use of ‘negative numbers’ as answers, as well as understanding the importance of the relationship between different signs. For a generator of this worksheet, providing an infinite number of worksheets see: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/simultaneous-equations-worksheet-generator-linear-quadratic-3-levels-difficulty-infinite-q-and-a-11857112
Improper and Proper Fractions of  an Integer, with solutions, Differentiated, Starter or Plenary
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Improper and Proper Fractions of an Integer, with solutions, Differentiated, Starter or Plenary

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Ideal starter for KS3, although could be used for younger or older as differentiation available. The general concept has been derived from a function machine. You start with 9 input numbers, which needs to go through an operation. The operation for this specific function machine is to find fractions of amounts. So you need to find five sixths of 30 for example. There are a total of four operations so there up to 36 answers students need to find. Working alongside this is a more challenging sheet, which involves the students using the ‘output’ numbers first to work out the ‘input’ numbers, and hence understanding the importance of working backwards through the operations. Most importantly, both the basic style worksheet and the challenging worksheet work in conjunction with each other, such that they both link to the same solutions, which are provided. The picture provided demonstrates the answers to one of the potential worksheets. Has been used many times successfully within classrooms for year 7s, 8s, and year 9s. Please leave reviews if you found this resource helpful! If you would like an infinite number of these worksheets please visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/fractions-of-amounts-last-minute-maths-starter-colourful-differentiated-worksheets-solutions-11847685 For a bundle of 4 of these resources see https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/last-minute-starter-differentiated-worksheets-number-pc-fractions-and-more-solutions-11692992
KS3 KS4 15 page FREE Fraction Grid Worksheet, Four Operations, Solutions, Differentiation
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KS3 KS4 15 page FREE Fraction Grid Worksheet, Four Operations, Solutions, Differentiation

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This worksheet contains 11 different fraction grids which you need to find the missing fractions in. There are a range of easy, medium, and hard resources, as well as use of all four operations. This is a sample of a generator I made. Each worksheet is a 5x5 grid, where the first row and column provide different fractions as headers. You have to apply different operations to these fractions in order to fill out the remaining 4x4 grid, which falls between these row and column headers. All solutions are included. The easy worksheets for the operation ‘adding’ involve the column and row headers being added together, given the denominator of the resulting fraction. The medium worksheets involve adding the column and row headers, without the hint of the given denominator of the resulting fraction. The hard worksheets, involving having to solve an equation, to work out the resulting fractions which are the row and column headers. Please review if you have found helpful :D. If you want more of the same please visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-ks4-fraction-grid-worksheet-generator-infinite-worksheets-matching-solutions-differentiated-11871750