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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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*This is one of the best websites around for teaching ideas in mathematics - it is challenging, mathematically robust, extends mathematical ideas rather than dumbing them down, is full of pedagogical sense and innovation, and ought to be available intravenously *

# Why use this site?

- Rich, engaging classroom activities that promote mathematical thinking.
- An emphasis on inquiry, discovery, technology, critical thinking, hands on and fun.

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# Blog

### 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

### Les Fetes des maths!

Wednesday 21 October 2015

A festival of mathematics - what a great idea! This is quick post a terrific day we had in Beaumont de Lomagne on Sunday 11th October at the... more

### Tweets View all

- Jim Noble

@teachmaths 11 Feb 15:34Some students are being negative or irrational today! #istlive https://t.co/hpdeBCcLO1 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 21:51RT @russeltarr: Phew! Finally published the (*SUPERB*) programme for this year's @pedagogies conference! https://t.co/G3syCSKwhr https://t.… - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 21:45@EP3577 hope so too - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 21:40@EP3577 Hi - borrowed your book from @russeltarr today - looking forward to it! - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 21:19@helenjwc @MichaelOllerton You'd both be more than welcome before, during after all of the above. I'll mail as it gets closer - cheers! - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 21:15@helenjwc @MichaelOllerton Oh please do! Plenty of room at my place if you want to keep costs down... Look forward to having you in town! - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 21:01@helenjwc Hey! DO I see you are coming to Toulouse?!?! Cool if I have that right, Jim - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 11:54Whilst watching this https://t.co/8JC2CPsZmK on the happy planet index - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 10 Feb 11:48Best classroom doodle? Looking at the statistics of the future, #istlive https://t.co/HE5GOit1fj - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 09 Feb 10:48The language tree! A multilingual Tok lesson, #istlive https://t.co/DbGQyNIGIU - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 08 Feb 14:09Year 12, statistics telling stories #istlive https://t.co/fU5ByRGQdF - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 08 Feb 11:50 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 Feb 22:47@V2education careful Ardley! Does that mean I shouldn't expect you in my session? - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 Feb 22:45Great to finally meet up with @sgnagni in Barcelona! Thanks for taking us out. @Richard_Wade @bowleso https://t.co/CPznso46S3 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 30 Jan 09:30 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 30 Jan 09:26https://t.co/0v7N1lnJCv Would love to see math/s specialists at this event organised by @russeltarr #mathchat #MTBoS #mathscpdchat pls shr