# Algebra

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# Algebra

##### Algebra
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## Plotting Sequences on a Grid

Students learn about plotting sequences on a grid.  A handout is provided to help students progress from finding...
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## Setting up and Solving Equations

Students learn how to set up an equation using written descriptions and known geometrical facts.  Once the equat...
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## Simplifying Expressions by Collecting Like Terms

Students learn about simplifying expressions by collecting like terms.  As learning progresses they consider a m...
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## Solving an Equation with Function Machines

Students learn about solving an equation with function machines.  More able students can use the balance method ...
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## Solving Equations with Brackets

Students learn how to solve linear equations involving brackets and fractions using the balance method.The s...
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## Solving Equations with the Unknown on Both Sides

Mathematics lesson where students learn about solving equations with the unknown on both sides using the balance...
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## Solving One Step Equations

Students learn how to solve a simple equation using the balance.  To do this they are taught how opposite functi...
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Students learn how to solve quadratic identities by completing the square and equating terms. As learning progre...
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## Solving Two Step Equations

Using the balance method students are taught how to solve two-step equations involving multiplications and divis...
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## Substituting Numbers into Expressions

Students learn about substituting numbers into expressions.  Using the order of operations they are taught how t...
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## Substituting Numbers into Formulae

Students learn about substituting numbers into formulae using the order of operations.  As learning progresses s...
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## Using Graphs to Solve Linear Equations

Students learn about using graphs to solve linear equations. Learning progresses from solving equations where th...
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## Using Parabolas to Solve Quadratic Equations

Students learn how to find the solutions to a quadratic equation using graphs.  Learning progresses from solving...
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## Using Real Life Graphs

Students learn how to model situations or procedures using real life graphs.  Learning progresses from drawing t...
##### Algebra
eBook

This eBook contains a selection of A4 printable worksheets  for GCSE mathematics on working with quadratics at f...
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## Writing Expressions using Diagrams

Students learn about writing expressions using diagrams.  As learning progresses they create their own shapes fr...

### Mr Mathematics Blog

#### Surface Area of Cylinders

When I teach how to find the surface area of cylinders I like to add a constant level of challenge and enjoyment to the lesson.  Rather than repetitively calculating the surface area of a cylinder I introduce more complex cylindrical shapes. How to find the Surface Area of Cylinders To find the surface area of […]

#### Teaching Mathematics for a Growth Mindset

Inspiring students to enjoy maths and feel the success that comes with attempting a difficult challenge is why I teach.  The feeling of success is addictive.  The more students experience it the more they want it and the further out of their comfort zone they are willing to go to get more of it.  Teaching […]

#### Equation of Straight Line Graphs

To find the equation of straight line graphs students need to calculate the gradient using two pairs of coordinates and the intercept which is the y value of where it crosses the vertical axis.  Examiner’s reports of past exam questions show students are more able to find the intercept of a straight line than they […]