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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 %

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

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

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

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 17 May 13:05@mathsfeedback @ATMMathematics I am planning to go! - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 16 May 06:39@LizDk Haha - portable quarter the cross grids! - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 12 May 08:59RT @roger_mansuy: Le 12 mai est l'anniversaire de la mathématicienne Maryam Mirzakhani (Fields 2014). C'est désormais le "International Wom… - Richard Wade

@richard_wade 09 May 14:50@Simon_Gregg I cut a cabbage in half and it made me think of the doubling areas rectangles that you did today https://t.co/X1a7DvbRqf - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 08 May 09:15@mark_sellen Hey Sello! Trying to get in touch, guessing you have retired! Coming to Sydney in July, would love to… https://t.co/PtRWwhQCC0 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 20:25 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 20:06@panlepan @sxpmaths @fermat_science Silly question that I should think about more before I post it. Would D be the… https://t.co/Nwi2AmhZWp - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 20:04@panlepan @sxpmaths @fermat_science It does indeed make sense... and it’s making me ask lots of questions - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 19:33@sxpmaths @panlepan @fermat_science It’s good to think about it though. We probably all teach the difference right,… https://t.co/oWTcTiJo8G - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 19:25 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 19:16 - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 19:03So, just found out on a visit to @fermat_science that here, the rationals are separated into recurring and terminat… https://t.co/jcPtlouLcr - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 06 May 18:14@c0mplexnumber It’s really lovely! - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 04 May 13:31RT @Simon_Gregg: And our MT #wodb article is open access: https://t.co/naNpMFyrTe https://t.co/WOBxbYxUBq - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 03 May 20:11@TuringTumble It’s a beautiful thing - and extra kudos for the beautiful presentation package/storage, almost as satisfying - is that wrong? - Jim Noble

@teachmaths 03 May 18:47Ooh! We are liking our @TuringTumble so far! So very satisfying! Looking forward to the gears.... https://t.co/CSLUApAMSX