# Percentages

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# Percentages

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## Reverse Percentages

Using equivalent ratios students learn how to work a percentage change in reverse to calculate the original 100%...
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## Percentage Increases

Students learn how to increase an amount by a given percentage using multipliers.   Throughout the lesson proble...
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## Percentage Decreases

Using efficient calculator methods students are taught how to calculate a percentage decrease.  Throughout the l...
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## Percentages of an Amount Non-Calculator Methods

How to calculate percentages of an amount using written methods.
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## Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods

How to calculate a percentage of an amount using a calculator.
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## Writing Percentages

Students learn how to write one number as a percentage of another using written and calculator methods.
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## Converting between fractions decimals and percentages

Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages using equivalent fractions
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## Compound Percentage Increases

Students learn how to calculate a compound percentage increase using a multiplier.
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## Compound Percentage Decrease

Students learn how to calculate a compound percentage decrease using a multiplier.

### Mr Mathematics Blog

#### Solving Inequalities using a Number Line

Students should be able to represent the solutions to an inequality on a number line, using set notation or as a list of integer values.  Here's how I teach using the balance method for solving inequalities using a number line. Matching inequalities, Number sets and Number Lines At the start of the lesson students recap […]

#### Practical Tips for Using Mini-Whiteboards in a Mathematics Lesson

In this blog I will share some practical tips for using mini-whiteboards in a mathematics lesson.  I use mini-whiteboards nearly every lesson because they help the students show me the progress they are making.  When I understand what the misconceptions are I am able to address them in subsequent examples as part of my feedback.  […]

#### Showing Progress during a Mathematics Lesson

Demonstrating student progression during a mathematics lesson is about understanding the learning objective and breaking that down into explicit success criteria. Using Success Criteria Take, for example, a lesson on calculating the area of compound rectilinear shapes. The intended learning objective was written on the main whiteboard. Success criteria were used to break down the individual […]