This is a complete lesson on the cosine rule that looks at how to calculate unknown angles of triangles. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

### Lesson Objectives

- To work out unknown angles using the cosine rule.
- To use the cosine rule to solve problems.

### 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 ‘Finding Angles Using the Cosine Rule’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
- Cosine Rule Introduction
- Finding an Angle Using the Cosine Rule Example
- Mini-Plenary
- Student Worksheet on Finding Angles Using the Cosine Rule
- Plenary Match Cards
- Further Trigonometry Fact Sheet
- Complete Solutions to all Questions

### Lesson Progression

This is the fifth lesson in the Further Trigonometry 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: