Students learn how to work out square and cube numbers using multiplication.
Later, as learning progresses they use calculator methods to work out square and cube roots.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
- All students should be able to recognise the first 10 square numbers and 5 cube numbers.
- Most students should be able to calculate the first 15 square numbers and 6 cube numbers.
- Some students should be able to calculate any square or cube number and square root.