Whiteboard Animation Example by Michael Varouhas (The Secret to Long Division) from Michael Varouhas on Vimeo.

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Posted on Tuesday 21 August, 2012 by Mr H

Whiteboard Animation Example by Michael Varouhas (The Secret to Long Division) from Michael Varouhas on Vimeo.

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Posted on Tuesday 15 September, 2009 by Mr H

**Task 1: **

Shaded Percentage Quiz

Start at Level A and show your teacher your score at the end of the level

**Task 2a:**

Match Decimals to Percentages

Click Start then choose “Decimals and percentages”

**Task 2b:**

Decimals & Percentages Quiz

Start at Level A and show your teacher your score at the end of the level

**Task 3a:**

Match Fractions to Percentages

**Task 3b:**

Fractions & Percentages Quiz

Start at Level A and show your teacher your score at the end of the level

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Posted on Wednesday 20 February, 2008 by Mr H

By the end of this topic you will understand the terms ‘factorise’, difference of squares’ and ‘trinomial’.

You will be able to factorise expressions of the following forms:

- Common factor
- Difference of Two Squares
- Trinomial

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Posted on Monday 7 January, 2008 by Mr H

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**New Topic:** Expanding Double Brackets

By the end of this topic you will be able to expand double brackets, e.g. (x* *+ 2)(x – 3), using at least one method.

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Posted on Monday 24 September, 2007 by Mr H

Drawing Skills, TJ Level F Ch37 pp141-155

By the end of this topic you will be able to:

• enlarge and reduce shapes using any reasonable scale factor eg. 3, ½

• use scales represented by ratios such as 1:50 000 widely used in maps

• use bearings and distances to produce accurate scale drawings of routes

• use scale drawings to calculate angles of elevation/depression

• draw triangles:

– given 3 sides

– given 2 sides and included angle

– given 1 side and 2 angles

• calculate interior and exterior angles in polygons

• draw polygons given appropriate information

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Posted on Tuesday 18 September, 2007 by Mr H

**Wednesday 19, Period 5 & Thursday 20 September, Period 2**

MA out of school.

Class have a note of the following topics/exercises to complete revising recent work:

• p87 Pythagoras Ex7 Q1-5

• p74 Distance, Speed & Time Ex5 Q1-2

• p67 Equations Ex2 Q1-2

• p16 Scientific Notation Revision Ex All Q’s

If completed all above then work on textbook p1 Ch -1 (revision of Level E)

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Posted on Monday 3 September, 2007 by Mr H

New Topic: TJ Level F Ch59, pp204-216

By the end of this topic you will be able to:

• know and use Pythagoras’ Theorem

• calculate the direct distance between two points on a co-ordinate grid

• know and use the converse of Pythagoras’ Theorem

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