Motivating Mathematics

I have just received my copy of Motivating Mathematics (2009) by Lee Blake, Jessica Murphy & Ingrid Kemp. MacMillan Education Australia Pty Ltd.

It has over 200 puzzles, covering most of the Mathematics curriculum. The puzzle sheets are well constructed, with plenty of white space. They have clear instructions and are mainly self correcting. I would like to thank the authors for contributing an excellent resource which many teachers will go to when they need extra practice for their students.


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I have been teaching Mathematics in Victorian secondary schools for 30 years. I use the www to make my maths lessons better. I hope this blog will give other teachers some ideas to try in their own classes.
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3 Responses to Motivating Mathematics

  1. Simon Job says:

    What is the level of the puzzles like? For capable students or mediocre or low ability? The MacMillan web-site has no preview.

  2. webmaths says:

    The puzzles mostly range from VELS 4.0 to 6.0, in other words Years 7 to 10.

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