Geometry & Measures


3D Shape Names

Learn the names of a range of common 3D shapes.


Angles, Percentages and Golf

This task uses pupils ability to measure angles using a protractor,. quote as a bearing and calculate the percentage power of their chosen golf club to complete 9 hole course. Pupils will also have to calculate a scale factor and use this in their drawings and calculations.


Angry Birds Nets

Make your own set of Angry Birds with these amazing nets thanks to LittlePlasticMan

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Area and Perimeter of Triangles

Find the area and perimeter of a range of triangles.

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Area of Triangles

Find the area of a range of simple triangles.

Remind your pupils to halve the base time the height with a "Harvey loves Triangles" poster!

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Area of triangles, a square and a parallelogram (Tangrams)

Practice at find the area of a range of triangles, a square and a parallelogram combined with the usual range of Tangram puzzles and challenges.

Two sets per sheet. Alternative set with some challenges


Angle Facts Starter

Random generator of sums whose total is either 90 or 180.

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Circles- can you draw a round one?

Can you draw and accurate circle? This website will rate your best attempt.

Constructions using a pair of compasses

A set of videos to help teach constructions.









Circle Calculations

Random generator of radius, diameter, circumference and area. Given one dimension, ask your pupils to find any or all of the remaining three.

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Gift Wrap

A nice little task getting pupils to think about the link between 3D shapes and 2D shapes, almost a precursor to surface area.

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Metric Units Quiz

20 questions on metric units of length, mass and capacity.




Nets for 3D shapes

A range of nets to be able to make some shapes using paper or thin card. All are designed to be printed onto A4 (or similar size).
For the best results score neatly and use PVA glue to stick together.




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2012 Calendars
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Common 3D Nets








Pi-Day Video


Pi - introducing the ratio of the circumference to the diameter

A short task that can be used to introduce the ratio Pi with scissors, paper, glue and a ruler!



Pythagoras' Theorem - powerpoint and exam questions

This lesson and worksheets gained me a round of applause from a group of year 9 students, no guarantee it'll do the same for you!



Pythagoras' Theorem - practice

Excel workbook enabling endless practice at using Pythagoras' Theorem.

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Pythagoras' Theorem - proof

Here is an excellent resource in a video to supplement a lesson on proving Pythagoras' Theorem.















Pythagoras' Theorem - song to help remember the formula

Quite amusing and may even help some of your students remember the formula.

















Reflections, rotations and translations

Worksheets and associated powerpoints to support teaching reflections, rotations and translations (none combined)








Surface Area and Volume of Cubiods

Excel workbook enabling endless practice at finding the surface area and volume of cuboids.

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More resources to be uploaded soon.