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** Jim Noble,** 11 - 18

**mathematics teacher, runs workshops for teachers, loves designing, testing and using rich activities that encourage Mathematical thinking and creativity in students!**

**Oliver Bowles** is a full-time teacher, IB examiner, workshop leader, technology and "hands-on", "applied mathematics" enthusiast.

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# Blog

### Euro 2016 Fractions Decimals %

Friday 10 June 2016

France is this year hosting football’s Euro 2016 competition and I thought a number of teachers might find this resource useful (I’ve added... more

### A favourite starter

Sunday 17 January 2016

This is a quick post just to share one of my favourite little starting activities and a couple of related thoughts. These things are just little... more

### Christmas Activities

Thursday 17 December 2015

Have a Merry Mathematical Christmas!So with Christmas coming around again it is time to find some activities that will entertain the students... more

### Museum of Mathematics

Friday 23 October 2015

More Please!On a recent visit to Barcelona to run a teacher workshop I found my way to the 'Catalan Museum of Mathematics' and I was so glad... more

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- Jim Noble

@teachmaths 19 Jan 09:22@JeffClark Hi - are you still supporting Twitter Venn - having trouble making it work.... - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 07 Jan 12:28 - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 05 Jan 13:53G10 currently enjoying this matching puzzle - a great introduction to functions https://t.co/PBqz19LzYn https://t.co/XHoD0wuKjg - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 05 Jan 10:48Beautiful Christmas tree from Maria #istlive https://t.co/DknXVIC8JW - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 05 Jan 10:47Amazing what students can produce when they have an engaging problem #desmos https://t.co/RQ9SdFBck4 - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 04 Jan 14:52RT @teachmaths: Really enjoy starting the new year with this activity https://t.co/kHdcGDN3E7 so simple yet with so much to offer! #mathcha… - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 04 Jan 13:30Really enjoy starting the new year with this activity https://t.co/kHdcGDN3E7 so simple yet with so much to offer! #mathchat #mtbos - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 03 Jan 10:41And now 4! #istlive https://t.co/90iWDkd8eY - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 03 Jan 08:25Exploring factorial #istlive https://t.co/vwW0WLlse1 - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 02 Jan 21:13RT @StudyMaths: Back to school tomorrow? Don't forget about https://t.co/jHPfchcbmC - simple to use activities for tutor time. - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 02 Jan 18:57Looking for a lesson for first class back after holidays? Try 2007 mathematics puzzle https://t.co/kbJckIUuiv - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 29 Dec 07:28How do you start back with classes after the break? Here's my favourite lesson to start the new year… https://t.co/ozFVs92QuR - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 29 Dec 07:20Pleased with this area of parallelogram discovery activity https://t.co/euQDjUUKnk - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 12 Dec 10:45My favourite festive mathematics lessons https://t.co/12gj6CbxTR - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 12 Dec 10:43Perfect little starter https://t.co/2KGTsF8ioc - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 12 Dec 10:40A great activity for plotting inequalities where #geogebra provides the scaffolding https://t.co/kEbcV59Smd