In this unit, students will learn about factors, multiples, prime numbers and some of their mathematical applications. They will begin by looking at different types of integers, including listing multi-digit numbers that can be made from given integers. Students will then go on to study how to find multiples and factors of numbers, the nature of prime numbers, decomposing a composite number into its prime factors, and finding common factors and multiples of two numbers, including the HCF and the LCM.
This pack is designed to provide teachers with complete lesson plans and classroom resources to teach excellent lessons. It is designed to both teach the mathematical content and draw students into deeper consideration of its implications, including the mathematical reasoning and problem solving skills required for the new Maths GCSE.
The pack contains:
6 Lesson Plans: Full lesson plans for you to use in your classroom on the following topics:
Lesson Resources: A variety of additional resources to accompany the lesson plans, including student worksheets and aids for students needing extra support.
2 Homework Activities: Further activities to give students to complete at home.
Assessment: A series of questions to enable you to assess the progress of students in this unit of work.
This pack is designed for GCSE foundation tier students. It could also be used with mid or low ability Key Stage 3 students.