This is a complete lesson on gradients of non-linear graphs that looks at how to estimate and interpret gradients of curves at a point. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

### Lesson Objectives

- To estimate the gradient of a non-linear graph at a point.
- To interpret the gradient of a graph in real-life contexts.

### 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 ‘Gradients of Non-Linear Graphs’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
- Gradients Introduction
- Gradient of Curve Example
- Student Worksheet on Gradients of Non-Linear Graphs
- Graphs Fact Sheet
- Complete Solutions to all Questions

### Lesson Progression

This is the sixth lesson in the Advanced Graphs 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: