For higher-attaining pupils:
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Here are some related resources in alphabetical order. Some may only be appropriate for high-attaining learners while others will be useful for those in need of support. Click anywhere in the grey area to access the resource.
Click on a topic below for suggested lesson Starters, resources and activities from Transum.
Here are some suggestions for whole-class, projectable resources which can be used at the beginnings of each lesson in this block.
A choice of questions about the current world population which is constantly changing.
Estimate or calculate then put the large numbers in order of size.
Find a systematic way of counting the number of triangles in the given diagram.
Find out which of the calculator keys is faulty from the given information. A mathematical puzzle requiring good problem solving strategies.
Some of the Starters above are to reinforce concepts learnt, others are to introduce new ideas while others are on unrelated topics designed for retrieval practice or and opportunity to develop problem-solving skills.