Nepal earthquake Functional Maths
A topical and challenging series of differentiated questions for upper E3 to Level 2. Based on a news report about the May 2015 relief effort and a table of statistics about the world’s largest earthquakes.
Gerry suggests you introduce the resource with discussion about the disaster and the releif effort and by playing a related video such as:
There is a particular focus on large numbers but questions cover many aspects of number, measures and data handling including
- Ordering dates
- Reading, writing and subtracting large numbers
- Mode and median
- Bar charts
- Currency exchange
Includes answer sheet and teaching notes.