Percentage Change – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on percentage change that looks at how to write one number as a percentage of another and using this to find what percentage a number had been increased or decreased by to make another number. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To compare two quantities using percentages.

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 ‘Percentage Change’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Percentage Spiders
  • Student Worksheet on Percentage Change
  • Percentages Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fourth lesson in the ‘Multiplicative Reasoning’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the sixth lesson in the ‘Percentages’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Multiplicative Reasoning (Foundation Tier) unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The Percentages (Higher Tier) unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are:

The other lessons in the unit are: