Bad Examples

Recently I have been thinking how best to model examples to my classes. What should students be doing when I…

MatheMagic

Here are some tasks I have been using with my Year 7 class which bring together some of the recent…

Prescriptive, Narrow & Outdated

A new curriculum dawns for Wales. The Welsh Government has called our current curriculum “prescriptive, narrow and outdated”. As a…

Graph work in Year 12

“I never saw the point of graphs before you taught me, now I use them all the time” This lovely…

Gabriel’s Horn

Volume of a revolution is a topic generally taught to Year 13 students as part of their Maths or Further…

rEDCymru Reflections

Yesterday, ResearchEd came to Wales. For the first time. It was hosted by Cardiff High School, the school at which…

Teaching Logarithms

Despite this being mainly a blog on using technology to teach maths, I still have a deep appreciation for the…