Pupils can calculate percentages with a quick KS3 maths starter This is a maths problem on percentages, set in the real-life context of a shopping centre. The clip is ideal for use as a lesson starter with KS3 classes.
The problem: Presenter Isaac Anoom wants to buy a suitcase. The suitcase usually costs £50, but there is a special offer on it today and he can buy it at a 20% discount. How much will Isaac have to pay for the suitcase?
See the accompanying lesson notes for worked solutions.