In this unit, students will learn how to use percentages in Maths. They will start with an introduction to percentages, and will learn to find one number as a percentage of another and percentage change. Students will also look at percentages above 100%. Students will then learn how to find percentages of amounts and how to increase and decrease amounts by percentages. They will look at using multipliers to find percentages and work out reverse percentages, before looking at percentages in real life contexts.
ABOUT THIS RESOURCE PACK:
This pack is designed to provide teachers with complete lesson plans and classroom resources to teach excellent lessons. It is designed to both teach the mathematical content and draw students into deeper consideration of its implications, including mathematical reasoning and problem solving skills.
THE PACK CONTAINS:
8 Lesson Plans: Full ready-to-use lesson plans on the following topics:
- Introduction to percentages
- Converting fractions, decimals and percentages
- Calculating percentages
- Percentage increase and decrease
- Percentage Change
- Reverse percentages
- Percentages in real life contexts
Lesson Resources: A variety of additional resources to accompany the lesson plans, including student worksheets and aids for students needing extra support.
2 Homework Activities: Further activities to give students to complete at home.
Assessment: A series of questions to enable you to assess the progress of students.