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Which subject | Mathematics |

What topic | Fun facts about numbers |

What length (min) | 30 |

What age group | Doesn't matter |

Class size | 20 |

What curriculum | |

Include full script | |

Check previous homework | |

Ask some students to presents their homework | |

Add a physical break | |

Add group activities | |

Include homework | |

Show correct answers | |

Prepare slides | |

Number of slides | 5 |

Create fill-in cards for students | |

Create creative backup tasks for unexpected moments |

Topic: Fun facts about numbers

Objectives:

- To introduce students to interesting and fun facts about numbers
- To improve students' understanding of mathematical concepts
- To foster students' interest in mathematics

Materials:

- Whiteboard or chalkboard
- Markers or chalk
- Handouts with fun facts about numbers
- Calculators (optional)

Lesson Structure:

Step # | Step Title | Length | Details |
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1 | Introduction | 5 min | Greet students. Introduce the topic and explain the objectives of the lesson. |

2 | Warm-up | 5 min | Distribute the handouts with fun facts about numbers. Ask students to read them silently. |

3 | Discussion | 15 min | Discuss the fun facts with the whole class, inviting students to share their thoughts and insights. Emphasize the significance of the facts and their relevance to mathematical concepts. |

4 | Application | 5 min | Ask students to do a quick mental exercise using the fun facts they have learned. For example, they could be asked to add up the digit values of their birthdate or telephone number. |

5 | Conclusion | 5 min | Summarize the main points of the lesson and give a couple more examples of fun facts about numbers. Remind students of the relevance of these facts to mathematics. Assign homework to be checked the next day without asking any students to present it in front of the class. |

Homework:

- Assignment: Ask students to find one more fun fact about numbers and write a short paragraph explaining its significance.
- Due Date: Next class.
- Grading: Checked for completion.