# Shape

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# Shape

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## Converting Between Metric Units

Students learn how to convert between metric measures of length, weight and capacity using standard conversion f...
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## Conversion Graphs

Students learn how to convert between non-standard units including currencies and imperial lengths using graphic...
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## Time Conversions

Students learn how to convert between analogue and digital time using the 12 and 24 hour clock.  As learning pro...
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## Describing Transformations

Students learn how to fully describe single transformations at GCSE.  Throughout the lesson students encounter t...
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## Enlargements on a Grid

Students learn how to perform and describe enlargements using a centre and scale factor.  As learning progresses...
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## Enlarging Shapes to a Negative Scale Factor

Students learn how to perform enlargements to a negative scale factor.  As learning progresses they are challeng...
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## Reflections on a Grid

Students learn how to perform reflections on a grid using straight line graphs as the mirror line.  As learning ...
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## Rotations on a Grid

Students learn how to perform rotations on a grid using a centre, direction and amount of turn.  As learning pro...
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## Translations using Vector Notation

Students learn how to perform rotations on a grid using a centre, direction and amount of turn.  As learning pro...
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## 3D Trigonometry

To solve problems involving trigonomety in 3D shapes students are taught to identify 2D right-angled triangles a...
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## Cosine Rule - Finding Angles

Students learn how to derive and apply the Cosine Rule to find missing angles in triangles.  As learning progres...
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## Cosine Rule - Finding Lengths

Students learn how to derive and apply the Cosine rule to find missing lengths in triangles.  As learning progre...
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## Exact Trigonometric Solutions

Students learn how to solve trigonometrical equations with exact solutions using special triangles.   As learnin...
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## Pythagoras' Theorem - Finding the Hypotenuse

Students learn how to derive and apply Pythagoras' Theorem to find the hypotenuse of right-angled triangles.  A...
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## Pythagoras' Theorem - Shorter Sides

Students learn how to calculate a shorter side of a right-angled triangle using Pythagoras' Theorem.  As learni...
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## Introducing Pythagoras' Theorem

Students discover Pythagoras’ Theorem through construction of Pythagorean triples.  As learning progresses stude...

### 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 […]