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Angles

powerpoint Catchphrase - missing angles an excellent Catchphrase activity from Laura Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 interactive-maths.com
powerpoint angle facts powerpoint a comprehensive powerpoint on all the main angle facts from interactive-maths.com
       
       
       
       
Area, Perimeter and Volume
pdf QR Treasure Hunt - volume a fantastic Treasure Hunt activity created and shared by Laura Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 interactive-maths.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 Rees-Hughes
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 Rees-Hughes
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 vice-versa. 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  step-by-step activities for allowing students to discover the main circle theorems using Autograph from interactive-maths
       
       
       
       
Constructions
powerpoint triangle constructions instructions of how to construct three different triangles
       
       
Co-ordinates
flash player alien co-ordinates game practice knowledge of co-ordinates by blasting aliens
word cartoon co-ordiantes  pupils join up co-ordiantes to get a picture 
word cartoon co-ordiantes 2  pupils join up some more co-ordiantes to get a picture 
word co-ordiantes bingo  a nice bingo activity to practice co-ordiantes
pdf co-ordinate battleships can you sink your opponents ships using your knowledge of co-ordinates, from interactive-maths.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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes
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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 non-hypotenuse 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 Rees-Hughes. 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 match-up exercise to practise the sine rule kindly donated by Jenny Andrews
pdf trigonometry loop cards a nice set of trigonometry loop cards from interactive-maths.com
       
       
       
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