Hands-on session; Caroline Ainsworth will explore and demonstrate the ways in which she uses Cuisenaire Rods as a consistent image to develop children's understanding of the structure of mathematics.
1 November 2017
A short historical introduction; intriguing problems; paired work; making an old mathematical instrument based on ratio and some geometry;
21 June 2017
Binary numbers and their kin turn up in a variety of situations in elementary mathematics.
15 March 2017
Thinking is at the heart of Mathematics and so assessment of thinking is at the heart of assessment in Mathematics.
21 September 2016
The Mathematics Programmes of Study have the stated aims of developing fluency, mathematical reasoning and problem solving....
3 May 2016
Stimulated by an article from MT247 the ATM journal by Anne Watson on the role of sequences in the National Curriculum
22 March 2016
Further details later
3 December 2015
A social constructivist approach to using lesson observation as CPD
24 September 2015
How can we focus teaching, learning and assessment in maths onto developing mathematical understanding, reasoning and problem solving skills, rather than on learning how to answer exam questions?
13 March 2014