Angles 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 missing angles 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  missing angles (key stage 4) 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  missing angles (key stage 3) 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  measuring angles 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Top
Trumps  find the missing angles 
an
outstanding set of Top Trumps cards to print out kindly donated
by Laura ReesHughes. these are in 3 levels, thus allowing for
differentiation 

flash
player 
asteroids 
a
game where pupils put their knowledge of angles to good use,
by blasting asteroids. 

gsp 
angle
facts 
a
simple illustration of the main angle facts. points can by moved
around to show the rules always work 

gsp 
angles
on parallel lines 
shows
nice and clearly which angles are equal to which on a pair of
parallel lines 

powerpoint 
angles
in a triangle 
a
visual proof of why the angles in a triangle sum to 180 degrees 

gsp 
angles
in a quadrilateral 
investigate
the angles in a quadrilateral. can be extended to investigate
the angle properties of different quadrilaterals 

word 
true
and false angle questions 
15
questions about angles for pupils to debate and investigate 

flash
player 
what's
my angle 
a
really nice program for estimating and measure sizes of angles 

powerpoint 
angles
cross number 
a
nice crossword style activity testing knowledge of angle facts 

word 
angles
cross number clues 
the
clues to accompany the above activity 

word 
angles
cross number master 
the
master grid to accompany the above activity 

powerpoint 
angle
rules bingo 
bingo
questions where the answers rely on knowledge of angle facts 

word 
angle
rules bingo cards 
a
set of bingo cards for the above activity 

powerpoint 
estimating
angles 
a
quick starter activity where students must estimate the sizes
of several angles 

powerpoint 
paper
folding for angles 
a
paper folding activity using a piece of A4 paper. having seen
the creases, students must then use reasoning and angle facts
to figure out the sizes of each of the angles 

powerpoint 
parallel
lines bingo 
bingo
questions where the answers rely on knowledge of parallel line
angle facts (use the above angle rules bingo cards with these) 

pdf 
angles
stripping starter 
what
is the smallest amount of information you would need to find
all the angles in this diagram? From interactivemaths.com 

powerpoint 
angle
facts powerpoint 
a
comprehensive powerpoint on all the main angle facts from interactivemaths.com 

















Area,
Perimeter and Volume 

pdf 
QR
Treasure Hunt  volume 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. this one uses QR codes on smart phones. either
use around the classroom or as a card sort activity for small
groups 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 volume of cuboid 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

word 
design
a garden 
a
functional garden design task from interactivemaths.com 

tarsia
jigsaw 
area
and volume formulae 
a
match up activity for all the important area and volume formulae 

gsp 
area
of different polygons 
an
interactive way of investigating the areas of different polygons 

powerpoint 
vanishing
square 
the
famous area puzzle where a square disappears! 

powerpoint 
area
and perimeter starter 
match
up the shapes with their area and perimeters 

tarsia
jigsaw 
perimeter 
match
up the description of the shape with its perimeter 

gsp 
volume
and surface area 
you
create the 3d shape and gsp calculates the surface area and
volume 

excel 
volume
of cuboid 
a
self assessment exercise for pupils to test their ability to
work out the volume of a cuboid 

word 
area
and perimeter follow me cards 
a
nice set of cards to be used as a revision starter 

word 
area
dominoes 
match
up the shape with its area to create a loop 

word 
area
and perimeter true/false cards 
a
nice activity to really test knowledge of area and perimeter 

word 
compound
area dominoes 
create
a loop by matching the shape to its area 

powerpoint 
volume
questions 
some
nice volume questions 

powerpoint 
quick
area of rectangle starter 
a
quick starter activity designed to identify any misconceptions
students might have with calculating simple areas 

powerpoint 
perimeter,
area and volume bingo 
a
bingo activity to test students knowledge of perimeter, area
and volume 

word 
perimeter,
area and volume bingo cards 
bingo
cards for the above game 

powerpoint 
area
jigsaw puzzle 
a
tricky puzzle where students have to work out the area of various
triangles and quadrilaterals 

word 
area
jigsaw puzzle template 
a
template to cut out for the above puzzle 

flash
player 
volume
and surface area of cuboids 
a
flash file that allows students to practice and better visualise
how to work out the volume and surface area of cuboids 

excel 
surface
area and volume 
a
interactive activity that tests students' ability to work out
the surface area and volume of a cuboid, triangular prism and
a cylinder 








Bearings 

powerpoint 
bearings
bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

flash
player 
bearings
game 
pupils
practice bearings by trying to rescue stranded people in the
sea 








Circles 

powerpoint 
circle
theorems bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

gsp 
circle
theorems 
pupils
derive and experiment with the circle theorems themselves for
deeper understanding. need circle theorem worksheet as well. 

word 
circle
theorems booklet 
the
accompanying pupil booklet for the above gsp activity 

excel 
circumference 
an
infinite number of examples for working out the circumference
given the radius/diameter and viceversa. Please
Note: See technical issues
if you are having trouble getting excel files to work properly! 

excel 
area 
same
thing as above, but with area! 

powerpoint 
area
and circumference of a circle 
a
lesson that introduces pi and explains how to use it to find
the area and circumference of a circle 

word 
circle
theorem activities: 1,
2,
3,
4 
stepbystep
activities for allowing students to discover the main circle
theorems using Autograph from interactivemaths 

















Constructions 

powerpoint 
triangle
constructions 
instructions
of how to construct three different triangles 








Coordinates 

flash
player 
alien
coordinates game 
practice
knowledge of coordinates by blasting aliens 

word 
cartoon
coordiantes 
pupils
join up coordiantes to get a picture 

word 
cartoon
coordiantes 2 
pupils
join up some more coordiantes to get a picture 

word 
coordiantes
bingo 
a
nice bingo activity to practice coordiantes 

pdf 
coordinate
battleships 
can
you sink your opponents ships using your knowledge of coordinates,
from interactivemaths.com 





Graphs 

powerpoint 
water
in glasses 
a
test of students' ability to predict and interpret the graphs
that would be formed from water dripping into various glasses 








Loci 

powerpoint 
ants

an
introduction to loci using ants 

word 
ants
worksheet 
worksheet
to go with the above presentation 









Measures 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  imperial to metric conversions 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

powerpoint 
upper
and lower bounds bingo 
pupils
choose their own numbers from the list in this Bingo game from
Laura ReesHughes 

word 
measures
conversion bubbles 
a
simple coversion activity 

word 
measures
conversion dominoes 
a
nice conversion domino activity 

word 
measures
order cards 
a
really nice ordering activity to spice up what can be a pretty
dry topic 

powerpoint 
measurers
millionnaire 
who
wants to be a millionnaire, this time involving measures 

excel 
metric
to imperial conversions 
students
are presented with a series of random metric to imperial (and
vice versa) conversions including units of length, weight and
capacity. answers and working provided 








Nets,
Plans and Elevations 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  plans and elevations 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

powerpoint 
cube
nets 
pupils
must decide which nets can make a cube 

















Pythagoras 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  2D Pythaogroas 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  3D Pythaogroas 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

gsp 
pythagoras
illustrated 
some
fancy visual, dynamic demonstrations of pythagoras' theorem 

word 
pythagoras
crossword 
a
crossword for which the answers are all sides of right angled
triangles 

powerpoint 
pythagoras
demo 
a
nice colourful demonstration of the theorem 

word 
pythagoras
dominoes 
a
nice set of dominoes testing knowledge of pythagoras 

excel 
hypotenuse 
an
excel file that randomly produces right angled triangles for
students to calculate the hypotenuse. just enable macros and
press F9 for another example 

excel 
pythagoras
theorem 
an
excel file that randomly produces right angled triangles for
students to calculate the hypotenuse or a nonhypotenuse side 

word 
perigal's
jigsaw 
a
set of cards for students to cut out to form the most famous
proof of pythagoras' theorem 

word 
pythagoras
through squares 
a
simple pythagoras worksheet where students are encouraged to
work out the area of squares attached to sides and then the
lengths of the sides themselves 








Shapes 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 quadratics 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 properties of shape 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  shapes 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

gsp 
properties
of shapes 
pupils
investigate the properties of a number of shapes using gsp 

powerpoint 
shape
jungle 
an
interactive presentation covering the properties of basic polygons 

tarsia
jigsaw 
properties
of polygons jigsaw 
pupils
must match the description of the polygon to its name 

gsp 
shape
grid 
a
grid for creating triangles and quadrilaterals in order to prompt
discussion about properties 

gsp 
shapes
in box 
pupils
must arrange a variety of shapes to fit into a box 

powerpoint 
shape
web 
an
excellent way of seeing the properties of shapes and introducing
paper folding 

word 
properties
of quadrilaterals 
provides
a nice framework for pupils to investigate and record the properties
of quadrilaterals 

word 
shape
true/flase cards 
a
nice activity to spark discussion about the properties of shapes 

flash
player 
sort
the shapes 1 
a
simple shape sorting activity 

flash
player 
sort
the shapes 2 
another
simple shape sorting activity 

flash
player 
triangle
sort 
another
simple shape sorting activity, this time with triangles 

word 
regular
polygons 
some
large regular polygons for students to name and measure the
angles of 

















Tessellation
and Symmetry 

gsp 
tessellations 
create
any quadrilateral or triangle you like and watch it tessellate! 

powerpoint 
fishy
tessellations 
a
nice activity demonstrating tesselations 

excel 
rotational
and line symmetry 
students
must shade in squares in order to form patterns with one or
two lines of symmetry, or orders of rotational symmetry. patterns
are randomly generated and answers are automatically checked 

powerpoint 
rotational
symmetry 
a
simple animated presentation to demonstrate rotational symmetry
to students 








Transformations 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  describing transformations 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

gsp 
all
transformations 
interactively
demonstrate every type of transformation 

excel 
transformation
golf 
practice
basic transformations whist playing golf 

flash
player 
transforming
triangles 
practice
basic transformations on triangles 

powerpoint 
rotations 
a
demonstration of how to rotate shapes with tracing paper 

powerpoint 
missing
sqaures 
pupils
predict where an extra square would go to give the shape a line
of symmetry 

word 
flag
symmetry 
looking
at the symmetry of various flags 

powerpoint 
vector
snakes and ladders 
a
fun way to practice translations using vectors 

word 
transformation
challenge 
a
nice activity combining all 4 types of transformations 

word 
mixed
transformations match cards 
a
good challenge that tests knowledge of rotation, reflection
and translation 

powerpoint 
reflections 
a
comprehensive lesson on reflections kindly donated to me by
a friend. covers all the basics including how to desribe reflections.
slides can be printed out as worksheets 

flash
player 
transformations
game 
a
flash game that lets students practice each of the four types
of transformations in a fun way 


Trigonometry 

powerpoint 
Catchphrase
 trigonometry 
an
excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura ReesHughes. students
take it in turns to answer a question and if they get it correct
they reveal a section of the mystery picture! 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  which trig formula 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  trigonometry 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

pdf 
Treasure
Hunt  working out trig functions 
a
fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura
ReesHughes. either use around the classroom or as a card sort
activity for small groups 

excel 
unit
circle 
a
really nice way to introduce the trig functions 

excel 
trig
functions 
clearly
shows where the shapes of the 3 trig functions come from 

word 
sine
rule game 
an
excellent matchup exercise to practise the sine rule kindly
donated by Jenny Andrews 

pdf 
trigonometry
loop cards 
a
nice set of trigonometry loop cards from interactivemaths.com 











