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Maths Journals
Wednesday 25 June 2014
About a year ago, I wrote this blog post about keeping Mathematical Scrapbooks and in the mean time I have also posted this about Mathematical... more
Mathematical Task Design
Tuesday 17 June 2014
The people at the UK based NCETM who organise the Tuesday night #mathscpdchat on twitter asked for volunteers to steer the chat during... more
School of Hard Sums
Wednesday 4 June 2014
I have just watched my first episode of 'School of Hard Sums' and really enjoyed it. I dont live in the UK and so am playing catch up.... more
Qama Calculators
Thursday 15 May 2014
So we have just invested in a few of these Qama calculators to play with. I think I just needed to see one for myself and see how it worked.... more
Mathemagician
Thursday 16 January 2014
My son received a magic box recently as a present. There are some nice tricks in it (disappearing coins and silks, etc.) but one mindreading... more
Christmas Mathematics Lessons
Sunday 8 December 2013
This is the question that irks me most when we approach the end of Christmas term. Of course, I would want to reply that all lessons are... more
Ideas to Activities
Sunday 6 October 2013
So how many mathematics teachers have had the experiencing of sharing a really cool bit of mathematics with their students only to be... more
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Jim Noble is the Head of Mathematics at the International School of Toulouse (IST), where he teaches students from 11 to 18 years old at all levels of Mathematics. Jim has is a passionate supporter of the Mathematical Studies course and its spirit of mathematics for all.
Richard, 1118 teacher, workshop leader, geogebra fan, inquiry based learner interested in engaging lessons.
Oliver Bowles is a French and British national, attending Bristol and Cambridge University as an undergraduate and
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@richard_wade 18 Oct 14:27@standupmaths I hope so. I'll let you know.  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 18 Oct 12:20Just pre ordered @standupmaths 's new book. Looks great. http://t.co/UhTEiRl23J  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 16 Oct 19:41@RaigOak better late than never!  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 16 Oct 08:19http://t.co/028ZS92emM Temp maths teacher required at Int. Sc. Toulouse Sep  Dec 2015. Please share/RT #mathchat #edchat #mathscpdchat  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 15 Oct 20:43The price of football  lots of opportunities for data analysis here http://t.co/pnKSzqZ1dK #mathchat  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 15 Oct 19:17Using trig to model musical chords with this activity http://t.co/kQVxhns4Jo #mathchat http://t.co/9bWoKW4ftD  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 15 Oct 15:40Middle School Maths Competition  Toulouse March 2015. http://t.co/g4L8gtegiU #mathchat  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 15 Oct 15:32RT @brimfulofAsha91: Mrs Farnsworths start to revision walls! Thank u @tessmaths for the idea at MathsConf! #mstwow #mathschat #mstnews htt…  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 15 Oct 15:30Job opportunity  Toulouse, France SeptJan 2015 http://t.co/FRVHr6YQiR please RT  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 15 Oct 13:58http://t.co/028ZS92emM Temporary job  Maths Teacher in Toulouse #mathchat  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 15 Oct 13:22My Ss loved this QR code treasure hunt today via @laurareeshughes http://t.co/nCm49oJR47  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 14 Oct 20:45@mrsdenyer Feel free. I hope you find it useful!  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 14 Oct 20:36Doing this tomorrow  Nice puzzle to introduce factorising http://t.co/Yj5AlpujC4 #mathchat  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 14 Oct 15:37RT @MathsinP5: Best Maths visualization this half term! http://t.co/0FbFrIX9kL  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 14 Oct 14:25RT @MathsinP5: Maths Journals going well! http://t.co/EJ5OSkq9vz anybody else using journals or something similar #mathchat  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 14 Oct 14:04RT @MathsinP5: Concentric magic squares! http://t.co/Wh49ie6EZC try it http://t.co/fY3q2leuRT #mathchat