Monthly Archive: December 2012



Vi Hart has produced an engaging pair of videos about hexaflexagons, the hexagons with 3 faces! The videos are below, and here is a link to a page with instructions and a template for building them… Have fun! Hexaflexagons Hexaflexagons part 2


TES Maths Podcast 3 goes live

This time Craig Barton and his guests from King’s College, London discuss¬†falling standards in maths, advice on running discussion based lessons, and some festive maths ideas.¬†In the attached Word document you will find links to all the resources, ideas and activities discussed, and a link to the Forum discussion as well. Click here to listen to the TES Maths Podcast...


Flash Maths doesn’t disappoint

@StudyMaths shared an excellent website with me via Twitter recently: This site adds to the growing number of websites providing interactive games and learning applets based on Adobe Flash. Other favourites of mine include and Flash Maths is a worthy addition and well worth bookmarking. They have numerous applets that are well designed and add a little...


TES Maths Podcast 2 goes live

The second TES Maths Podcast goes live! This time Alison Kiddle of NRich Maths is the special guest as Craig Barton discusses good ways of introducing algebra, rich tasks, ways of tracking pupil progress and more. Click here to listen to the TES Maths Podcast 2