#mathsTLP 12th April 2015

We’re back!

Here’s four starters to begin:

And as a PowerPoint starters-w5_

Lesson 1: Rounding and Significant Figures

Rounding numbers code breaker

Rounding Resources (Miss Nortledge)

Counting Crowds (video)

Angry Birds Significant Figures

Disasters caused by numerical errors (article)

Unrounded Decimals (challenge Question from Five Triangles)

News Article

Lesson 2: Presenting Data

Infographics

Distorted Infographics

Water on a Penny activity

Plot.ly

https://tuvalabs.com/

Comparing Texts

Comparing Texts 2

Lesson 3: Conditional Probability

Odds and Evens Activity

False Positive

Conditional Probability Puzzler

False Positives (article)

Bayes’ Theorem with Lego

MARS Resources 1

MARS Resources 2

Lesson 4: History of Maths

http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/Indexes/HistoryTopics.html

nrich

http://www.mathsisgoodforyou.com/

BBC Podcasts

Lesson 5: Tessellation

mathigon

The Mathematics of Tessellation

TeachItMaths Stained Glass Activity

Lesson 6:  Worded Percentages

https://community.tes.co.uk/tes_mathematics/f/25/t/690073.aspx

https://www.tes.co.uk/teaching-resource/percentages-gcse-revision-worksheet-11009577

https://www.dropbox.com/s/j65dw7kxt2f3krj/Combi%20problems.docx?dl=0

Lesson 7:  Manipulating Equations

http://sourceforge.net/projects/equation/

Fraction Balance

Flashy Maths

Math Playground

Algebra Golf

Lesson 8: Line and Rotational Symmetry

Symmetries by Don Steward

Fun With Faces

Lesson 9:  D1 Programming using pseudo code

TeachICT.com

PseudoCode Activities