# Functional Maths - number

Resources particularly suitable for teaching and underpinning Functional Mathematics. May cover any or all of the following topics: place value, rounding, 4 operations (inc. doubling and halving), estimation, fractions, decimals, percentages, ratio and proportion, negative numbers, simple formulae and equations.

## How much?

Submitted by Marion Martin on Wed, 2016-07-27 20:10

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A worksheet suitable for those who have difficulty relating number amounts to the value of items. A hamburger £5 – a jacket £50. Exercises: write in the correct prices, match the word to the number, answer which is cheaper / more expensive. Includes answer key.

Editor’s note
This resources is available in UK pounds or Australian dollars. Ideal for E1-2 Functional Maths.

## Maths at Work - all 4 number functions

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Mon, 2016-07-04 10:54

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Revision of all 4 number functions (+,-,x,÷). Originally aimed at JobCentrePlus Upskill clients but suitable for all. Contexts include office, fast food restaurant, and care home The first page is adapted from Liverpool Community College Flexipacks. All other work is original.

Editor’s note
Includes Functional Maths mapping (E3-L2)

## Positive & negative temperatures. Follow me cards

Submitted by Judith White on Thu, 2016-05-19 10:27

#### Level: L1, L2

Very useful set of follow me cards for checking learners’ knowledge of adding and subtracting negative numbers in a practical context. With instructions.
Please see Judith’s other resources for further sets of follow-me cards that use negative numbers.

## Profit or loss? Follow me cards

Submitted by Judith White on Thu, 2016-05-19 10:20

#### Resource type: Game

Very useful set of follow me cards for checking learners’ knowledge of adding and subtracting negative numbers. With instructions.

## In credit or overdrawn? Follow me cards.

Submitted by Judith White on Wed, 2016-05-18 20:36

#### Resource type: Game

Very useful set of follow me cards based on everyday scenarios such as car repair bills, lottery wins, and finding money down the back of the sofa! With instructions.

## Homemade L1 Functional Maths revision questions

Submitted by Hannah James on Wed, 2016-05-11 23:28

#### Level: L1

A set of questions created by a small group of Performing Arts students studying Level 1 Maths.
The questions were made up during their pre-exam revision sessions.
Some questions are not quite what you’d expect to find in the real exam!
Many topics are covered include ratios, metric measures, area & perimeter, time, percentages and money.

## Costing Paint Webquest

Submitted by Phil Bird on Sun, 2016-01-24 16:39

#### Resource type: Investigation or project, Worksheet or assignment

In this activity, learners have to calculate how much paint is required for a specified job, find prices from different sources and work out total prices. This can then be compared.

## Odd and even numbers post sorting activity

Submitted by Martyn Staines on Tue, 2016-01-12 22:25

#### Resource type: Cut and stick, Worksheet or assignment

Little starter activity for E2 learners to use odds and evens in a common real life scenario. Could be cut and stick or learners just write in numbers, for a quicker activity.

## Mobile phone packages - answer sheet

Submitted by Martyn Staines on Tue, 2016-01-12 18:07

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Editor’s note (Jan 2016)
This is an answer sheet for a resource written in 2007.

## Happy New Year - introduction to algebra

Submitted by Kath Blanchard on Wed, 2015-12-30 17:16

#### Resource type: Warm-up, Worksheet or assignment

An introductory PPT based task to find the value of the three words in ‘Happy New Year’, given certain values for each letter. This is followed up by a set of question cards on calculations with the letters of Happy New Year and an algebra worksheet with the same given values, using BODMAS.

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