# Key Stage 3

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# Key Stage 3

##### Algebra
Interactive Lessons

## Describing Picture Sequences

Students learn how about describing picture sequences.  During the lesson students learn how to model a picture ...
##### Shape
Interactive Lessons

Students learn about describing quadrilaterals using their special features.  More able students are challenged ...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Direct Proportion and Exchange Rates

Using equivalent ratios and the unitary method students learn how to calculate amounts that are in direct propor...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Dividing a number by a power of ten

Students learn about dividing a number by a power of ten.  Most able students divide by 0.1, 0.01 and 0.01.  Les...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Dividing Mixed Numbers and Top-Heavy Fractions

Students learn about dividing mixed numbers and top-heavy fractions using visual and written methods.At the ...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Dividing with Fractions using Visual Methods

Year 8 maths lesson where students learn about dividing with fractions using visual methods. Learning progresses...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Dividing with Negative Numbers

Students learn about dividing with negative numbers using written methods.  More able students work with negativ...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Division with Decimal Numbers

Students learn how to perform division with decimal numbers using the box method.  Less able students use a time...
##### Handling Data
Interactive Lessons

## Draw and Interpret Line Graphs

Using real life data students learn how to draw and interpret line graphs. As learning progresses students learn...
##### Algebra
Interactive Lessons

## Drawing Parabolas

To practice drawing parabolas students learn how to create a table of results for a quadratic equation. They use...
##### Handling Data
Interactive Lessons

## Drawing Stem and Leaf Diagrams

Students learn about drawing stem and leaf diagrams using a key.  More able students are challenged to plot back...
##### Shape
Interactive Lessons

## Enlarging Shapes on a Grid

Students learn how to enlarge shapes objects on a grid using a centre and scale factor. Learning progresses from...
##### Handling Data
Interactive Lessons

## Estimate Probabilities from Experimental Data

Students learn how to estimate probabilities from experimental data to check for bias.  As learning progresses t...
##### Algebra
Interactive Lessons

## Expanding Brackets and Collecting Like Terms

Students learn how to find the sum and difference of two algebraic expressions by expanding brackets.  Learning ...
##### Number
Interactive Lessons

## Expressing One Number as a Percentage of Another

Students learn about expressing one number as a percentage of another number using both calculator and non-calcu...
##### Shape
Interactive Lessons

## Exterior Angles of Polygons

Progressing on from finding angles in parallel lines students in Year 8 learn how to calculate the exterior angl...

### 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 […]