Maths Conf 19

Now before you go any further, put the date Saturday 12th October in your diary! That is the date of the next Maths conf which is in Peterborough. If you have not yet been to a Mathsconf, I cannot recommend it enough! I have now been to 3 mathsconf and I walk away from each…

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Nrich – In a box

My year 9s and I have been working through the topic of probability. We have already looked at sample space diagrams and now we have looked at tree diagrams. My year 9s are top set and so I wanted to give them something that would make them think instead of doing run of the mill…

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Frayer Model

I was introduced to Frayer Models at Mathsconf17 and remember thinking what a great idea this seemed at that I wanted to give this a go for myself. I have finally this week used them with a few of my classes and I must say, I have been very happy with the results. The reason…

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Nrich – M, M and M

This week with my year 7 group I have been looking at averages; mean, median, mode and range. The previous lesson we went through median, mode and range and then for this lesson we were looking specifically at the mean. The students had done well with the median, mode and range and also expressed that…

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