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CLIP 5029

A gymnast describes her routine

A gymnast describes her routine
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Key Info
  • A gymnast describes her routine
  • Duration: 01:50
  • A gymnast talks about her routine. Includes a floor routine and the associated commentary.
  • Subject:

    Maths

       Topic:

    Geometry

  • Keywords: Pythagoras, circles, angles, patterns, rotation, iMaths
Ideas for use in class
  • Look at the angles the gymnast rotates through and at the patterns in the routines. Work out the distance across the mat using Pythagoras. There is also an opportunity to look at angles in both twists and jumps.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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