Mr Mathematics Pedagogy Browser

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Algebra Interactive Lessons

Solving Two Step Equations

Using the balance method students are taught how to solve two-step equations involving multiplications and divis...

Solving Simultaneous Equations

At the start of the lesson students review deriving and solving a simple equation from a geometrical puzzle.  Th...

Plotting Straight Line Graphs

The lesson begins with reviewing substituting known values into various linear formulae.  In the development pha...

Quadratic Equations with Algebraic Fractions

Students learn how to solve quadratic equations arising from algebraic fractions.  Later, as learning progresses...

A typical Mr Mathematics Interactive lesson contains:

Smart Notebooks Presentation
Activ Inspire
FlipChart
Microsoft Power Point Presentation
Online
Lesson
Differentiated Worksheet
Interactive Excel
Files

Number Interactive Lessons

Writing small numbers in Standard Form

Students learn how to convert between ordinary and standard form for numbers less than 1.  More able students ar...

Non-Linear Direct Proportion

Students learn how to model non-linear direct proportion functions using formulae and graphs.  Learning progress...

Long Division

Students learn how to perform long division using equivalent and simplified fractions.  As learning progresses t...

Multiplying and Dividing Numbers by 0.1 and 0.01

Students learn how to use the place value table and written methods to multiply and divide numbers by 0.1 and 0....

Shape Interactive Lessons

Planes of Symmetry in 3D Shapes

Students learn how to identify the planes of symmetry in 3D shapes.  Learning progresses from sketching the plan...

Perpendicular Bisectors and Equidistant Paths

Students learn how to construct a perpendicular bisector and equidistant path using a pair of compasses and rule...

Problems with Angles in Parallel Lines

Students learn how to apply the interior, alternate and corresponding angle properties in parallel lines.  As th...

Revising Vector Notation and Proof

Students revise how to describe the path between two points as a vector.  Later, as learning progresses they use...

Handling Data Interactive Lessons

Revising Pie Charts

Students revise how to draw a pie chart using fractions of an amount.  Later, as learning progresses they interp...

Revising Averages and Range

Students revise how to calculate the mode, median, mean and average from a set of listed data.  Later, as learni...

Revising Probability Trees and Independent Events

Students revise how to calculate the probability of two or more independent events.  Later, learning progresses ...

Revising Venn Diagrams and Set Notation

Students revise how to organise events and probabilities into a Venn diagram.  Later, as learning progresses the...

Mr Mathematics Blog

Distance Learning with Mr Mathematics

How to use Mr Mathematics’ resources to support distance learning.

How to Draw a Venn Diagram to Calculate Probabilities

There are three common ways to organise data that fall into multiple sets: two-way tables, frequency diagrams and Venn diagrams.  Having blogged about frequency diagrams before I thought I would write about how to draw a Venn Diagram to calculate probabilities. Recapping Two-Way Tables This activity works well to review two-way tables from the previous […]

Year 11 March Mock Exam

How to make the most of Year 11’s time between their second mock and final summer exams.