Midpoints – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on midpoints that looks at how to find the midpoint of a line segment or calculate one end of the line segment given the coordinates of the midpoint and the other end. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To be able to find the midpoint of a line segment given the coordinate of the end points.

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 ‘Midpoints’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Midpoints Introduction
  • Student Worksheet on Midpoints
  • Midpoints Support Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

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