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Relative Frequency - Investigation

Thursday, 23 April 2015 ·

Probability is one of those topics where it's best to “see it”.

MathsLinks This Week 11 May 2014

Sunday, 11 May 2014 ·

I want to start writing more regularly to highlight some of the resources on MathsLinks and MathsFaculty, and putting them in the context of my teaching.

Lessons of stability

Thursday, 02 September 2010 ·

Things are tough at my school at the moment, tougher than normal.  There are many reasons for that, this is not the post to discuss them though.

Introducing Probability

Sunday, 15 November 2009 ·

This is an amusing video to introduce probability… some of my Year 8s found it hilarious.


Friday, 05 June 2009 ·

I wanted to play a multiplication bingo type game with a class the other day, so I grabbed two 10 sided dice (apparently you don’t need to call a single dice a “die” anymore) out of the cupboard.  Then I thought… hey I have a projector and a laptop.