GCSE Maths  Basic Algebra Review
Learning Objectives 



Be able to simplify algebraic expressions 



Use and apply BIDMAS in algebraic expressions and equations 



Be able to expand single and double brackets 



Be able to factorise into a single bracket 



Be able to solve linear algebraic equations with unknowns on both sides 
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Teaching and Assessment Resources
Simplifying Expressions  
Simplifying Expressions 

Simplifying Expressions  Pyramids  
Algebra Pyramids 1  
Algebra Pyramids 2 
Expanding a single bracket  
Tarsia  Expanding a single bracket 

Multiple Choice Quiz  Expanding a single bracket 

Mind Map  Expanding a single bracket 
Factorising Quadratics (Extension)  
Bingo  Factorising Quadratics  
Bingo  Factorising Quadratics (student cards) 
Substitution  
Substitution Mind Map 

Diffuse the bomb  substitution 

Spider Diagram  substitution 
Algebra Stories  
Algebra Stories  Solving Equations 
Solving Linear Equations  
Solving Linear Equations 

Solving Linear Equations  worksheet  
Dominoes  Solving Linear Equations  
Tarsia  Solving Linear Equations 
Topic Assessments  
Basic Algebra 

Factorising into a single bracket 

Solving Linear Equations 

Expanding double brackets 