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Problem-example-problem Trios

I've been using example-problem pairs in my teaching since I read about them in "How I wish I'd taught maths" by Craig Barton. But, recently, I've found the need to make some changes to improve how students engage.

Teaching Place Value

Teaching place value and not just about base ten.

Two-colour Counters

...because all counters are double sided! A blog about how I use double sided counters in teaching directed number arithmetic

Practise Phase

How I've tried to implement a few ideas from Mark McCourt's phasing learning model, in particular the practise phase

The Best CPD ever - MathsConf

So, what is a MathsConf and why do I like them so much?