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Secondary Maths: Problem Solving

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In this edition we look at three resources designed to aid the teaching of problem solving.

Expert Peter Hall, AST of mathematics from Imberhorne School, East Grinstead, recommends:

  • Mathematical Problem Solving with Interactive Spreadsheets - a CD of programs for the interactive whiteboard
  • Maths Challenge - a website dedicated to the puzzling world of mathematics
  • Aha! - a two volume puzzle book collection by Martin Gardner

Roving reporter Matthew Tosh is out and about to see a couple of the resources in action. Meanwhile, Peter and presenter Hermione Cockburn discuss the resources in the in the studio with panellists Dr Catherine Ogden, head of mathematics at Heckmondwike Grammar School in West Yorkshire and Matthew Fry, head of maths at Hextable School in Kent.

Part of the series: Resource Review (Secondary)

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