9 Autumn 2 Lesson 8

This lesson and all resources have been taken and adapted from the Maths Assessment Project lesson ‘Creating a Measure of Slope’

Note that the word ‘gradient’ is not introduced until later in the unit of work.

Objective  To gain a mathematical understanding of a measure of slope.
Resources Lesson plan
Pre-task – steepness
Card set
Sample Responses to Discuss
Steepness re-visited

Squared paper required for pre-task and Steepness re-visited.

Protractors and tracing paper may be required when discussing sample responses.