Sketching Straight Line Graphs – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on sketching straight line graphs that looks at how to sketch and plot straight line graphs without using a table of values. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To sketch graphs of linear functions without using tables of values.
  • To draw graphs of linear functions without using tables of values.

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 ‘Sketching Straight Line Graphs’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Match Cards
  • Example Sketch Graph
  • Student Worksheet on Sketching Straight Line Graphs
  • Straight Line Graphs Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fifth lesson in the ‘Linear Graphs & Coordinate Geometry’ 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: