# Probing Questions 1 – Complete – The Factors and Multiples Game

For all the rich maths tasks and probing questions in this series, and for the pedagogy behind the concept, please visit the Probing Maths Questions Index page. At the start of the month, I launchedContinue reading

# @TESMaths Resource of the Day: 22nd to 28th September

Each day I select one of my favourite free maths resources that have been uploaded and shared by the generous and incredibly talented users of the TES Maths website and tweet it out via @TESmaths. I call thisContinue reading

# Maths Diagnostic Question Bundles 6: Transforming Functions, Circles, etc

We are edging ever closer to 3000 mathematics diagnostic questions and 6000 followers on the Maths Diagnostic (hinge) Questions website. I am so pleased the website is proving popular and seems to be going downContinue reading

# New Maths Curriculum Collection 1: Basic Arithmetic & Number Operations

Each fortnight, I will put together a selection of resources designed to help cover the objectives of the new maths curriculum for secondary schools (Key Stage 3). These are all freely available from the TESContinue reading

# BBC Radio 4 – The Educators – Jo Boaler

Just the other day, me and 4 of my lovely students from Thornleigh Saleisan College, Bolton, were interviewed as part of the BBC Radio 4 series “The Educators”. The programme featured Jo Boaler outlining herContinue reading

# GCSE Maths Update from AQA

Today Andrew Taylor, Head of Mathematics at AQA, posted an update on the new GCSE Maths Specification on the TES Maths Forum. I thought it was worth reproducing here: Hello, As you may know, furtherContinue reading

# TES Top 10 Resources: Decision Maths

The following collection of resources have been assembled by theTES Maths Panel. They can be downloaded for free by registering on the TES website. Decisions shape our lives. Decision maths helps us balance the alternativesContinue reading

# TES Top 10 Resources: Assessment, feedback and questioning

The following collection of resources have been assembled by theTES Maths Panel. They can be downloaded for free by registering on the TES website. John Hattie’s 2008 book, Visible Learning, is the largest ever collection ofContinue reading

# Question of the Week 9: Chinese Multiplication

The following question is taken from my website Diagnostic Questions. Here you will find 1000s of free, high quality maths multiple choice diagnostic / hinge questions, ideal for assessment for learning, which have been created andContinue reading

# @TESMaths Resource of the Day: 15th September to 21st September

Each day I select one of my favourite resources that have been uploaded and shared by the generous and incredibly talented users of the TES Maths website and tweet it out via @TESmaths. I call this feature ResourceContinue reading

# TES Maths Resource of the Week 49 – San Gaku

What is it? According to the author, San Gaku, also known as Japanese Temple Problems, are challenging geometric puzzles. And when he says they are challenging, he is not wrong! Students will need knowledge ofContinue reading

# Diagnostic Question Bundles 5: FDPs, 3D Co-ordinates, Trigonometry Graphs

Plenty of brand new maths diagnostic (hinge) multiple choice questions for you this week, as I try my very best to maintain my “5 questions a day” challenge. And please, check out the Question of the WeekContinue reading

# Question of the Week 8: Domain and Range of Inverse Functions

The following question is taken from my website Diagnostic Questions. Here you will find 1000s of high quality maths multiple choice diagnostic / hinge questions, ideal for assessment for learning, which have been created and sharedContinue reading

Check out the resources and links in the newsletter below. They all link to the very best TES Maths resources, which are completely free once you register on the website. In this edition of the TES MathsContinue reading

# @TESMaths Resource of the Day: 8th to 14th September

Each day I select one of my favourite free maths resources that have been uploaded and shared by the generous and incredibly talented users of the TES Maths website and tweet it out via @TESmaths. I call thisContinue reading

# Diagnostic Question Bundles 4: Time, Pythagoras, Surds, Algebra and more

Not quite as many new sets of maths diagnostic (hinge) questions as I would have liked this week, but I do have a good excuse… I have completely rewritten the taxonomy / subject list usedContinue reading