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Revising Negative and Fractional Indices

Students revise how to apply the rules of index notation evaluate expressions involving fractional and negative ...

Revising Non-Calculator Percentage Problems

Students revise how to use non-calculator methods to find a percentage of an amount.  Later, as learning progres...

Revising Order of Operations

Revising order of operations lesson where students practice how to break down a calculation using BODMAS. One ho...

Revising Percentage Changes

Students revise how to calculate an amount after a percentage change using calculator methods.  As learning prog...

Revising Powers and Roots

Students revise how to calculate square and cube numbers and their roots using mental and calculator methods.  L...

Revising Prime Factors, Highest Common Factor and Lowest Common Multiple

Students revise how to calculate the prime factors of an integer.  As learning progresses they use prime factors...

Revising Product of Decimal Numbers

Students revise how to calculate the product of two or more decimal numbers using written methods.  As learning ...

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 Writing Numbers in Standard Form

Students revise how to convert numbers between ordinary and standard form.  As learning progresses they perform ...

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...

Rounding Decimal Numbers

Students learn about accuracy when rounding decimal numbers.  Learning progresses from rounding to one decimal p...

Rounding Numbers to a Significant Figure

Students are introduced to rounding numbers to a significant figure.  Learning progresses from rounding whole nu...

Scale Drawings

Students learn how to draw diagrams to a scale using ratio notation.  As learning progresses they learn how to c...

Sharing in a Given Ratio

Students learn how to divide a quantity into two or more parts when given a ratio.  As learning progresses stude...

Simplifying numbers written in index form

Students learn how to use the multiplication and division rules to simplify numbers written in index form.  As l...

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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 […]