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MathsClass This Week 30 December 2012

Sunday, 30 December 2012 ·

If you haven’t visited the site recently, there is a new look across MathsLinks, MathsFaculty, MathsKit and MathsClass.

The redesign is still a work in progress, and the main aim is to make it easier to use MathsLinks and MathsFaculty.

Feedback is welcome.

It does the Math™

Thursday, 27 December 2012 ·

Back in 2010, putting a piece of wall in our kitchen to attach a child gate to, a problem arose about evenly spacing screws.

MathsClass This Week 23 December 2012

Sunday, 23 December 2012 ·

Some seasonal links this week, enjoy the break. Merry Christmas.

Keep an eye out for new look sites soon.

Consumer Arithmetic - Spending - Electronic Worksheets

Monday, 17 December 2012 ·

This is part 2 of my electronic worksheets for Consumer Arithmetic. Part 2 focuses on Spending Money, in particular: profit and loss, discounts, purchasing, best buys and buying on terms (hire purchase). (Part 1 focused on earning money)

End of Term 8

Wednesday, 12 December 2012 ·

A couple of end-of-term/year activities…

MathsClass This Week 9 December 2012

Sunday, 09 December 2012 ·

Just one lonely link this week… a Christmas tree logic puzzle. Year 8 stuck with it, some of them getting a better score than me on their first go.

MathsClass This Week 2 December 2012

Saturday, 01 December 2012 ·

Equal areas in a circle designNearing the end of the year, I’ve updated a previous MathsClass blog post from 2008 with additional supporting material to make this nice design. Files available on MathsFaculty.

There are other end of term activities on MathsClass and design activities on MathsFaculty.