3D shapes teaches students how to describe the unique properties of solids using the correct terminology and how to draw them using isometric and elevation drawings. Students progress onto constructing nets of a range of solids. This is a key topic before moving onto finding the volume and surface area of cubes and prisms in Year 10 Term 4 for the Higher GCSE course or Year 11 Term 2 for Foundation.
How to introduce the sin, cos and tan trigonometric identities.
How to teach calculating the original amount after a percentage change.
The importance of the range when comparing comparing datasets.