Place Mats Revision Foundation
Strategy 5 - Revise for Success: Strategies for GCSE
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Revise for Success Place Mats - Revision Foundation are designed to be used as soon as students arrive in a class - or as pre-prepared revision sheets at home.
Each A4 activity sheet can be handed to students as they enter the class or placed on the student’s desk. This activity is a perfect class settler and revision task. It has been designed to improve a student’s recall and problem solving skills. Alternatively, they can be given to students with the suggestion that they use them as quick revision tools at home - perhaps literally using them as a place mat.
Designed with busy teachers in mind, the activities are ready-to-go. Answers are provided.
These resources not only perfectly meet the needs of the modern mathematics teacher, but also those of the dedicated and supportive parent at home. Packed with visual appeal, these activities will be perfect for even the most reluctant pupils, because they will help focus revision and convince them that they can improve, and that effort will lead to reward.
Areas covered: All topics that comprise the foundation stage of GCSE.
Possible uses: class worksheet,homework or starter task, conclusion to revision session.
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The Revise for Success Series provides you with all you need to inspire students to revise in interesting, active and engaging ways. Used as lesson starters, homework tasks or as part of a structured revision session, each A4-size activity sheet will successfully challenge pupils learning on each of the main key strands of the new Mathematics GCSE curriculum focusing on the key skills of fluency, reasoning and problem solving.
Executed skilfully, each activity can successfully engage, excite and energise students on a daily basis or in the run up to that all-important exam. Designed with busy teachers in mind, the activities are ready-to-go and come with all the answers included. These resources not only perfectly meet the needs of the modern mathematics teacher, but also those of the dedicated and supportive parent at home. Packed with visual appeal, these activities will enthuse even the most reluctant pupils, and convince them once and for all, that revision can be enjoyable, rewarding and fun.
James Rimmer is a mathematics teacher in the North West. His innovative approaches to mathematics revision have kept thousands of students fresh and excited, whilst at the same time being as easy for teachers to implement as they can possibly be.