Lesson Observation: Primary – Key Stage 2 (KS2)

Year 6 Maths

Topic: Composite Shapes

Seaside Primary School is a school that moved from Requires Improvement to Outstanding.
This lesson was observed by the head/deputy head and forms part of the teacher’s performance management review and appraisal.
This resource includes a filmed feedback session with the teacher and head/deputy head, along with a written report based on their live observations of the videoed lesson.

Lesson description

This lower ability Year 6 Maths group looks at composite rectilinear shapes and calculating their area having previously looked at rectangles and other polygons.
There are two main activities, one where it is clear that the shapes are divided, and another where they are fused. Pupils are asked to separate the composite shapes and calculate lengths using known facts.

Duration: 38 mins

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