Literacy in Maths - A - Z of Maths Terms and Ideas
|The activities in Literacy in Maths: A-Z of Maths Terms and Ideas enable students to practice their understanding of key terms and to spell and use the words in a proper context.
Each unit of work has a word bank to help students complete the tasks - making these ideal resources for low-level literacy students, for homework, as revision tools or for emergency lessons.
•Angle, apply, appropriate; •Base, button, brackets – braces; •Counting, concurrent – collinear
•Diamond, distance – dozen; •Equation, equal, equiangular – estimate
•Factor, factorise; •Fibonacci, figurate – finite; •Geometry, gradient – graph
•Half, hectare, heptagon – hexagon; •Inequality, infinite – infinity
•Join – justify; •Kite, kilometre, kilobyte – key; •Latitude, longitude – least
•Maximum, minimum – mean; •Network – notation
•Oblique, obtuse – odd; •Palindrome, parallel – perpendicular; •Quadrant – quadrilateral
•Radius, root – rounding; •Surface, supplementary, square root
•Tangent, trapezium – triangle; •Unit; •Variable, vertical, vinculum, volume, whole, week, width
•X-intercept; •Year; •Zero