Tagged: investigations

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Numberphile- videos about numbers and stuff

Numberphile.com is a website your pupils simply must know about. It describes itself as “videos about numbers and stuff” which is a pretty good summary in my opinion. The videos are not tutorial skill-based offerings, but engaging adventures into interesting mathematical concepts and problems. I really like them as they show maths at its best: interesting problems and¬†fascinating¬†results, rather than...

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Nuffield Foundation Applying Mathematical Processes Investigations and Explorations

The Nuffield Foundation have released a series of resources to support teachers in the teaching of applying mathematical processes. The resources are divided between ‘investigations’ and ‘practical explorations’. These remind me of the well-known Bowland Maths resources in their style and scope. They are certainly worth checking out. I think my favourite idea from the practical explorations is ‘How far...