Age Range: KS3
Show your students how useful calculators really are. This pack gives students the knowledge, skills and confidence to apply the calculator to a range of mathematical scenarios. It covers the use of both basic arithmetical, and scientific calculators. The requirement is clearly indicated for each lesson.
Topics include: Using calculators to investigate mathematical rules, to make large and complicated calculations and to estimate; Understanding the order of operations; Working out percentages; The importance of accuracy. (Formerly: Adding Value in Numeracy: Use of Calculators)