#mathsTLP 12th April 2015

We’re back!

Here’s four starters to begin:

Data starter algebra starter shape_starter num_starter

And as a PowerPoint starters-w5_

Lesson 1: Rounding and Significant Figures

Rounding numbers code breaker

code breaker

Rounding Resources (Miss Nortledge)

res

Counting Crowds (video)

Angry Birds Significant Figures

sigfig2

Disasters caused by numerical errors (article)

Unrounded Decimals (challenge Question from Five Triangles)

News Article

Lesson 2: Presenting Data

Infographics

infographics

Distorted Infographics

False Visualizations: Sizing Circles in Infographics Revised

Water on a Penny activity

data collection

Plot.ly

plotly

https://tuvalabs.com/

t

Comparing Texts

Comparing Texts 2

Lesson 3: Conditional Probability

Odds and Evens Activity

odds and evens

conditional probability prob1

False Positive

false

Conditional Probability Puzzler

con

False Positives (article)

Bayes’ Theorem with Lego

Lego Brick Probability Space

br

MARS Resources 1

MARS Resources 2

Lesson 4: History of Maths

http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/Indexes/HistoryTopics.html

nrich

http://www.mathsisgoodforyou.com/

BBC Podcasts

pod

Lesson 5: Tessellation

mathigon

tess

The Mathematics of Tessellation

m of t

TeachItMaths Stained Glass Activity

stained glass

Lesson 6:  Worded Percentages

https://community.tes.co.uk/tes_mathematics/f/25/t/690073.aspx

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B049FJaI2ChqVVg1QjcxN2RNeVU/view

perc

https://www.tes.co.uk/teaching-resource/percentages-gcse-revision-worksheet-11009577

https://www.dropbox.com/s/j65dw7kxt2f3krj/Combi%20problems.docx?dl=0

perc

Lesson 7:  Manipulating Equations

http://sourceforge.net/projects/equation/

Fraction Balance

fb

Flashy Maths

fm

Math Playground

mp

Algebra Golf

algebra gold

Lesson 8: Line and Rotational Symmetry

MathsPad

rotate

Symmetries by Don Steward

FlyingColours Activity

twomyst

Fun With Faces

Lesson 9:  D1 Programming using pseudo code

code

TeachICT.com

PseudoCode Activities

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One thought on “#mathsTLP 12th April 2015

  1. Whilst the timing is not great for me on s Sunday, having all these ideas in a blog is FANTASTIC and what great ideas they are. The mathsTLP is certainly a winner and its a bit like having your own maths department online to share ideas. Keep it going

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