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Foundation

Revising Rules of Indices

Students revise how to use index notation to simplify expressions involving powers and roots.  As learning progr...

Revising Sharing to a Ratio

Students revise how to share an amount to a given ratio.  Later, as learning progresses they solve more in depth...

Revising Simplifying Expressions

Students revise how to simplify expressions by collecting like terms.  As learning progress they simplify algebr...

Revising Simultaneous Equations by Elimination

Students revise how to solve a pair of simultaneous equation by elimination.  Learning progresses from equations...

Revising Solving Equations

Students revise how to use the balance method to solve equations where the unknown appears on one side of the eq...

Revising Solving Equations with Fractions

Revision lesson for solving linear equations involving fractions.  Questions range from solving 2-step equations...

Revising Solving Inequalities

Students revise how to solve a linear inequality and represent its solution using set notation and on a number l...

Revising Solving Quadratics by Factorisation

Students revise how to solve a quadratic equation in the form .x^2 + bc + c = 0 by factorisation.  As learning p...

Revising Substitution into Formulae

Students revise how to substitute known values into formulae using the order of operations.  Later, as learning ...

Revising the Area and Perimeter of Rectilinear Shapes

Students revise how to calculate the perimeter and area of rectilinear shapes.  As learning progresses attempt e...

Revising the Equation of Straight Line Graphs

Students revise how to find the equation of a straight line, in the form y = mx + c, from a graph.  As learning ...

Revising Trigonometry in Right-Angled Triangles

Students revise how to calculate unknown angles and lengths in right-angled triangles using Sine, Cosine and Tan...

Revising Volume and Surface Area of Cuboids

Students revise how to calculate the volume and total surface area of cubes and cuboids.  Later, as learning pro...

Revising Volume of Prisms

Students revise how to calculate the volume of prisms as the product of cross-sectional area and depth.  As lear...

Revising Writing Probabilities

Students revise how to write the theoretical probability of an event using fractions.  As learning progresses th...

Revising Written Methods for Real Life Problems

Students revise how to use the order of operations, long multiplication and long division to solve real life fun...

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 […]