## Presentation on theme: "10 feet 8 feet What can you tell me about this rectangle?"— Presentation transcript:

Miss Payne’s Patio Investigation WALT: Apply taught skills to solving ‘real-life’ problems involving measurements

My Patio dimensions: 8 feet 10 feet

Problem 1: How many paving slabs will I need? B&Q Select Natural Quarry Slate 60 cm 10 feet 8 feet

Problem 1: How many paving slabs will I need? B&Q Select Natural Quarry Slate 60 cm 10 feet 8 feet Hint: 1 foot = 30 cm

Problem 1b: How many of each size of slab? 60 cm 30 cm 60 cm

Problem 2: How much will it cost? 60 cm 30 cm 60 cm £11.98 £3.48 £6.48

Problem 2: How much will it cost? 60 cm 30 cm 60 cm £11.98 £3.48 £6.48 Special offer 15% off!

How much more will it cost me to have the pattern rather than just the large slabs?

WILFs – Success CriteriaYouTeacher I can read and understand a problem in a real life context I can understand what needs to be done first to solve the problem and what needs to be done next I can choose a suitable method to represent and solve the problem I can estimate and check my calculations I can record the steps of my working out clearly I can interpret the calculator display I can present my answers in the context of the problem