Monthly Archives: August 2011

Pyjama Party anyone?

My Year 12 Mathematics students have been working hard, having just finished the Geometry and Measurement option. On Friday we started Networks. They had a dress-up day and came to school in their PJ’s and slippers – a good way … Continue reading

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Number Puzzles

I have recently been investigating the use of number puzzles in the Mathematics classroom. As a puzzle solver, I find them both relaxing and motivating. To reach that final solution gives the solver a clear sense of purpose and a … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Back!

It has been a long time since my last post but in the famous words of Sylvester Stallone: “I’ll be back”. You see I’ve fallen prey to new technology called the KINDLE. Being an avid reader, I have had little … Continue reading

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