Fireworks Fun

Fireworks Fun

This unit is an event-themed set of maths lessons linked to fireworks. Unlike many TES iboard units, there is no progression through a set of linked objectives. Therefore, each lesson is stand-alone, meeting a distinct objective. As such, you could pick and mix from the lessons in any order.

  • Lesson 1 - Firework Addition

    Lesson 1 - Firework Addition LESSON +

    Using a pair of interactive firework addition and place value activities, pupils practise their mental recall of number facts and sentences (across different stages) against the clock.

    • 3 Activities
    • 11 Documents
  • Lesson 2 - Addition Stories

    Lesson 2 - Addition Stories LESSON +

    Using an interactive number story activity, pupils practise their skills in counting on and addition.

    • 3 Activities
    • 14 Documents
  • Lesson 3 - Catherine Wheel Shapes

    Lesson 3 - Catherine Wheel Shapes LESSON +

    Using an interactive Catherine Wheel simulation, pupils create different types of Catherine Wheels using simple 2-D shapes and other elements.

    • 3 Activities
    • 10 Documents
  • Lesson 4 - Firework Sequence and Symmetry

    Lesson 4 - Firework Sequence and Symmetry LESSON +

    Using an interactive firework display, pupils colour sequences of fireworks. They then complete or invent sequences on paper. Pupils may extend to make symmetrical patterns.

    • 3 Activities
    • 7 Documents
  • Lesson 5 - Firework Display Data

    Lesson 5 - Firework Display Data LESSON +

    Using an interactive firework display, pupils create a block graph based on the fireworks in the display. Pupils then create their own graphs or pictograms to present their own outcomes.

    • 3 Activities
    • 7 Documents