M4Magazine Resources Curriculum Mapping


GCSE: Ratio, proportion and rates of change

Magazine

Topic

Notes

Resource

File type

Feb 2013

In the eye of the beholder

Finding Phi – by calculation, experimentation, and drawing, Golden Ratio, Fibonacci sequence

Class presentation

PP

Mar 2013

Rising costs

Ratios and percentages, plotting graphs and predicting values, real life contexts, reasoning with data, problem solving

Class presentation

PP

Rising Prices

2010 resource at end of magazine; could be updated to present year

Worksheet

PDF

Growing Money

To accompany Rising Prices question sheet at end of magazine

Worksheet

EXC

Apr 2013

Conference 2013 Highlights - 4 short activities

5 activities appropriate for a wide range, pie charts, pentagons, modelling, shapes of constant diameter, platonic solids

Class presentation

PP

Oct 2013

Inequality

Data to introduce topic of 'Inequality'

Class presentation

PP

Jan 2014

A Sense of Scale

Size, speed, distance, scale, ratio, problem solving, accessing and recording data

Class presentation

PP

A Sense of Scale: Our Solar System

Planet information: distances from the sun

Worksheet

PDF

A Sense of Scale: Our Solar System data sheet

Planet information

Worksheet

PDF

May 2014

Big Events

Problem solving

Class presentation

PP

Oct 2014

Conference 2014 Highlights - 4 short activities

Problem solving, Algebra with cards and paper, Perimeter of Rectangular Rings, Introducing Probability

Class presentation

PP

July 2015

Summer Challenge 2015

15 challenges presented in approximate order of difficulty

Class presentation

PP

Jan/Feb 2016

Problem Solving and Assessment

Range of problems, ways of assessing work, involving students in assessment and feedback

Class presentation

PP

Nov/Dec 2017

Festive Challenge

10 puzzles and challenges with a range of difficulty

Class presentation

PP

 

Resource file type key:

PP

PowerPoint Presentation

PDF

PDF Student Sheet

WO

Word Student Sheet

EXC

Excel Resource

GEO

GeoGebra resource