Bounds & Measurements – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on bounds and measurements that looks at how to work out the upper and lower bounds of lengths (including perimeters), areas and volumes. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To find the upper and lower bounds of measurements, including measures of area and volume.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE higher tier students. It could also be used with high ability Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Bounds & Measurements’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Bounds Introduction
  • Mini-Plenary
  • Example Slide
  • Student Worksheet on Bounds & Measurements
  • True or False Cards
  • Upper & Lower Bounds Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the second lesson in the ‘Accuracy & Bounds’ unit of work (the unit is also available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: