Geometry

Resourceaholic: 5 Maths Gems #104 – Education Article

Welcome to my 104th gems post. This is where I share some of the latest news, ideas and resources for maths teachers. 1. Don StewardHurrah for the return of Don Steward! He has been busy publishing loads of new resources on his website recently, covering topics such as ratio, vectors and linear graphs. I can’t keep up with it all. His new resources include a number of different ratio and proportion tasks including a useful set of ratio with algebra questions.…

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Resourceaholic: 5 Maths Gems #90 – Education Article

Welcome to my 90th gems post. This is where I share some of the latest news, ideas and resources for maths teachers. 1. Probability TaskThanks to John Rowe (@MrJohnRowe) for sharing this challenging probability puzzle. If you like this then you’ll find similar tasks for a wide range of topics on the fantastic website openmiddle.com which I’ve blogged about before. 2. Exam Wrapper Thanks to Alice Leung (@aliceleung) for sharing an exam wrapper for students to complete after an assessment. I like it…

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Resourceaholic: 5 Maths Gems #94 – Education Article

Welcome to my 94th gems post. This is where I share some of the latest news, ideas and resources for maths teachers. 1. Resources PadletThere’s a huge number of maths resource websites available and it can be hard to keep track of them all. Thanks to Hannah (@missradders) for sharing a Padlet of resource websites which is well organised and really easy to use. There may be some websites here that you’ve not seen before so do explore. It’s a…

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Resourceaholic: Vectors for Enlargement – Education Article

I’m going to do a series of short posts on approaches or methods that teachers might not have seen before. I’m very aware that there will be many people who already use these approaches, but I figure that not everyone will have seen them so they are worth sharing. Today, vectors for enlargements. I first saw this on Twitter years ago but I can’t remember who tweeted it (apologies!). Later I saw my former colleague Lizzie Stokes (@misstokesmaths) using this…

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Resourceaholic: 5 Maths Gems #101 – Education Article

Happy New Year! Welcome to my 101st gems post. This is where I share some of the latest news, ideas and resources for maths teachers. 1. Euclid’s Elements Nicholas Rougeux (@rougeux) has made something incredible. He has recreated Byrne’s 1847 edition of Euclid’s Elements including interactive diagrams, cross references, and a new poster of all the original illustrations. You can read an in-depth blog post on how it was made here. It’s absolutely wonderful. 2. Retrieval Facts Jonathan Hall (@StudyMaths) added a retrieval facts…

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