PPT is the introduction to a lesson on exchanging money - Wizard money for Muggle money. Using division in introduction to work out exchange rate, then multiplication and addition to change money.
Resources for a Harry Potter themed lesson with Y7 on converting mixed and improper fractions. There are bronze, silver and gold versions of the main worksheet to differentiate by ability. . The idea is that on the left of the potion they write a mixed fraction followed by an ingredient of their choice, and on the right they must convert it to an improper fraction. e.g. "1 1/2 eyeballs = 3/2 eyeballs".
Using the Harry Potter and Craig Barton's excellent ice cubes & fire cubes ideas this powerpoint talks through some examples of calculating with simple addition and subtraction of negative numbers and includes some questions for the children to try.
This interactive powerpoint is on math halving problems with a Halloween theme so that it can be used every year in the run up to Halloween. it is great for a mental oral starter or as part of a plenary and can be easily edited to suit your pupils' abilities.
Students work in teams to solve problems. There are 2 quizzes Y6(Halloween2) Y2(Halloween4).NEW Y6 Order pumpkins by weight; match ghostly frames; go trick and treating visiting houses ; compare pumpkin farms; calculate the numbers of spiders and frogs in a cauldron. Y2 The first 3 problems are the same as Y6 with appropriate levels of maths. Plus Candy Corn fractions and Cauldron Tallies.