Drawing Real Life Graphs – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on drawing real life graphs that looks at how to construct ready reckoners and use these to create conversion graphs. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To draw straight line graphs from real life situations.

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 ‘Drawing Real Life Graphs’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Starter Grid
  • Pounds to Rand Ready Reckoner
  • Plotting Points Example Slide
  • Plotting Conversion Graphs Example Slide
  • Student Worksheet on Drawing Real Life Graphs
  • Pre-Made Ready Reckoners
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fifth lesson in the ‘Real Life Graphs’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the third 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: