Distance Time Graphs – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on distance-time graphs that looks at both drawing and interpreting data from distance-time graphs. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To be able to interpret distance-time graphs.
  • To be able to draw distance-time graphs.

Who is this Lesson For?

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

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Distance-Time Graphs’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Example Distance-Time Graph
  • Draw a Distance-Time Graph
  • Student Worksheet on Distance-Time Graphs
  • Tell the Story Plenary
  • Travel Graphs Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the sixth lesson in the ‘Real Life Graphs’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the fourth lesson in the ‘Graphs: The Basics & Real Life Graphs’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Real Life Graphs unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The Graphs: The Basics & Real Life Graphs unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are: