Forming & Solving Equations

Curriculum support30 minsFREE

Key takeaways
Successfully solve equations with a variable on both sides of an equations.
Form statements of equality.
Apply their skills to a variety of questions with unknown variables. 
Shahriyar HajghassemHost: Shahriyar is a Maths Teacher at a School in Northwest London, teaching years 7 to 11. He graduated from the University of Warwick in 2013 and set off to China for two years teaching IGCSE and A-Level Economics.

In everyday people calculate area and perimeter: from finding out how many tiles you need for your bathroom floor to how much wrapping paper you need for your Christmas presents! In this class, students be guided through how to solve equations with a variable on both sides and form statements of equality. Students will then get the opportunity to apply their skills to a variety of questions with unknown variables. This class is aimed at students in Years 8 - 11 and is great for those wanting to feel confident on the concept.

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Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is suitable for higher ability pupils in Year 8-9 or S2-S3 or for all pupils in Year 10-11 or S4-S5.  

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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