# Foundation

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# Foundation

##### Number
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## Mixed Numbers and Top Heavy Fractions

Students learn how to convert between mixed numbers and top heavy fractions using visual and numerical methods. ...
##### Number
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## Calculating a Fraction of an Amount

To calculate a fraction of an amount students begin to understand how the term 'of' in mathematics relates to ...
##### Number
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## Equivalent Fractions

To visualize equivalent fractions students are first given illustrations in the form of a fraction wall and spid...
##### Number
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## Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Students learn how to divide with fractions and mixed numbers using numerical and calculator methods.  As learni...
##### Algebra
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## Writing Formulae

Students learn how to write mathematical formulae using written descriptions.  As learning progresses students b...
##### Algebra
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## Substitution into Formulae

Students learn how to substitute known values into formulae using the order of operations and algebraic notation...
##### Algebra
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## Rearranging Formulae

Rearranging formulae is a key topic at GCSE.  Students learn how to use the balance method and order of operatio...
##### Algebra
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## Kinematics Formulae

In this mathematics lesson students learn how to apply and manipulate various kinematics formulae to solve and m...
##### Number
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## Long Division

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

Students learn how to perform long multiplication using ‘The Chinese Method’.  To progress students begin to app...
##### Number
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## Ordering Decimal Numbers

Students learn how to arrange decimal numbers in ascending order by using a number line.  As learning progresses...
##### Number
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## Multiplying and Dividing by Tens

To multiply and divide by powers of ten students are taught to use the place value table and shift the digits to...
##### Shape
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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...
##### Shape
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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...
##### Shape
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## Introducing Pythagoras’ Theorem

Students discover Pythagoras’ Theorem through construction of Pythagorean triples.  As learning progresses stude...
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## Trigonometry – Angles in Right-Angled Triangles

Students learn how to apply Sin, Cos and Tan to find missing angles in right-angled triangles.  As learning prog...

### Mr Mathematics Blog

#### Angles in Polygons

There are two key learning points when solving problems with angles in polygons.  The first is to understand why all the exterior angles of a polygon have a sum of 360°.  The second is to understand the interior and exterior angles appear on the same straight line. Students can be told these two facts and […]

#### Getting Ready for a New School Year

When getting ready for a new school year I have a list of priorities to work through. Knowing my team have all the information and resources they need to teach their students gives me confidence we will start the term in the best possible way.  Mathematics Teaching and Learning Folder All teachers receive a folder […]

#### Mathematics OFSTED Inspection – The Deep Dive

Earlier this week, my school took part in a trial OFSTED inspection as part of getting ready for the new inspection framework in September 2019. This involved three Lead Inspectors visiting our school over the course of two days. The first day involved a 'deep dive' by each of the Lead Inspectors into Mathematics, English […]