# M4Magazine Resources Curriculum Mapping

## GCSE: Number

 Magazine Topic Notes Resource File type Barcodes and ISBN numbers: which are better at detecting errors? Problem-solving, strategy, number PP What have the Mayans done for us? Number bases, number systems, calendars PP Rising costs Ratios and percentages, plotting graphs and predicting values, real life contexts, reasoning with data, problem solving PP Rising Prices 2010 resource at end of magazine; could be updated to present year PDF Growing Money To accompany Rising Prices question sheet at end of magazine EXC A Day or Not a Day: Slides 1-16 (view as slideshow) Converting measures, time, problem solving PP Maths Quiz 2013 Maths quiz from MEI conference 2013; includes solutions PP Maths Quiz 2013 question 9 Alternative 'visual' version of question 9 EXC Tangrams and Tessellations as Starting Points Reasoning, shapes, area, perimeter, fractions, transformations, surds PP 7 piece tangram Shapes, transformations, perimeter, fractions WO 7 piece tangram with grid WO Inequality Data to introduce topic of 'Inequality' PP How do we decide? Advantages and disadvantages of different voting systems: elections, Eurovision song contest, reality TV programmes PP Twelve Days of Christmas Short starter activities and puzzles PP Jan 2014 A Sense of Scale Size, speed, distance, scale, ratio, problem solving, accessing and recording data PP A Sense of Scale: Our Solar System Planet information: distances from the sun PDF A Sense of Scale: Our Solar System data sheet Planet information PDF All About Surds Surds, Pythagoras' Theorem, areas of squares, side lengths of squares, 'Angry Surds' online game PP Twelve Days of Christmas Short starter activities and puzzles on a Christmas theme PP Plotting data Visual representations of data, making sense of graphs, ternary plots, large data, standard form. PP Blank Ternary Plot To accompany The MMS Scale activity PDF Summer Challenge 2015 15 challenges presented in approximate order of difficulty PP Modelling in Mathematics Variety of challenges, modelling, real contexts, processes, reasoning, justification PP Forces Forces, gravity, Newton’s laws, equations of constant acceleration, working with numbers in standard form PP Summer Challenge 2016 15 challenges presented in approximate order of difficulty PP Simple Starting Points Various short activities, simple starting points from which maths can develop, using basic (or no) resources PP Number Systems and Puzzles Number systems, decimal, binary, tricks to help multiply numbers, 'Indian' two digit multiplication, reasoning and proof PP Your starter for 10 Various short activities that would work as starter activities to encourage discussion and thinking PP Summer Challenge 2017 12 challenges presented in approximate order of difficulty PP Festive Challenge 10 puzzles and challenges with a range of difficulty PP

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 PP PowerPoint Presentation PDF PDF Student Sheet WO Word Student Sheet EXC Excel Resource GEO GeoGebra resource