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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 16 Sep 17:22Y10 Rearranging formulae. #istlive http://t.co/XSWFK6p09I http://t.co/9aPwKX8RPj  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 13 Sep 08:50RT @Just_Maths: Looks like I have some display board competition in the dept!!! I hate him already  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 13 Sep 08:28@lissgriffin @amichetti @davidwees @FriedEnglish101 @markbethune dont know many on twtr but thr are some here on fb  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 11 Sep 06:37My day made! A model of 4 to the power of 3. Creative work in response to http://t.co/TxMsRaPY1e #mathchat #istlive http://t.co/mLuiFeCl5D  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 10 Sep 17:29@mathsjem TSM, July 2015  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 10 Sep 13:20RT @jamestanton: Each term, but one, of a sequence equals the average of its previous terms. Must the sequence converge?  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 10 Sep 08:11RT @Richard_Wade: Simple structured set of activities o learn how to add & subtract negative numbers http://t.co/ZsE47qrmZb #mathchat  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 10 Sep 08:10RT @Richard_Wade: Nice puzzle for practise adding negative numbers http://t.co/XIs9gEsa2l  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 10 Sep 07:56RT @robeastaway: @reflectivemaths Don't forget this topical Venn diagram. How might it change next week? https://t.co/JL4z3WrqHk  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 10 Sep 06:58Simple structured set of activities o learn how to add & subtract negative numbers http://t.co/ZsE47qrmZb #mathchat  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 10 Sep 06:57Nice puzzle for practise adding negative numbers http://t.co/XIs9gEsa2l  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 09 Sep 07:04Tips & resources for teaching APs and GPs from MEI conference (ZIP folder) http://t.co/xDSTMfKE3C #mathchat  Richard Wade
@richard_wade 08 Sep 20:45RT @MarkOblivious: @Richard_Wade @teachmaths Thanks Richard! If interested, 18x24 1100 posters are available in my Etsy shop. : ) http://t…  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 08 Sep 19:34@missradders @Richard_Wade Indeed! Shopping to follow, really nice @MarkOblivious #mathchat https://t.co/qwokDgGMGw  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 08 Sep 19:32RT @MarkOblivious: @Richard_Wade @teachmaths Thanks Richard! If interested, 18x24 1100 posters are available in my Etsy shop. : ) http://t…  Jim Noble
@teachmaths 08 Sep 09:58@Richard_Wade printing as we speak! Thanks