Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods

Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods
Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods
Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods
Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods

What's Included

  • Smart Notebooks Presentation
  • Interactive Excel File
  • Activ Inspire Flipchart
  • Lesson Plan
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
  • Differentiated Worksheet

Percentages of an Amount Calculator Methods

Using efficient calculator methods students learn how to find a percentage of an amount.  As learning progresses they apply their learning to solve real life problems.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to use the percentage button on a calculator to solve simple proportional problems.
  • Most students should be able to calculate a percentage of an amount using various methods on a calculator.
  • Some students should be able to solve real life percentage problems efficiently using multiple calculator methods.
View online lesson
Lesson Downloads
Download PowerPoint Download Notebook Download Flipchart Download Worksheet Download Interactive Excel File
Scheme of Work Link
Percentages Foundation Percentages Higher
Related Blog
Efficient Calculator Methods for Percentages Changes
IMMEDIATE DOWNLOAD

You may also like...

Compound Percentage Decrease

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

Writing Percentages

Students learn how to write one number as a percentage of another using written and calculator methods.

Converting between fractions decimals and percentages

Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages using equivalent fractions

Compound Percentage Increases

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

Mr Mathematics Blog

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 […]

How to Solve Quadratics by Factorising

The method of how to solve quadratics by factorising is now part of the foundational knowledge students aiming for higher exam grades are expected to have.   Here is an example of such a question. Solve x2 + 7x – 18 = 0 In my experience of teaching and marking exam papers students often struggle with […]

How Write 3 Part Ratios

When learning how to write 3-part ratios students need to understand how ratios can be made equivalent. The start of the lesson reminds students by asking which of six ratios is the odd one out.  This is presented to the class as they come into the lesson.    Writing Equivalent Ratios  A few students immediately go […]