# NRICH PROBLEM SOLVING KS4

What do you notice about the areas of the different sections? The second in a series, this article looks at the possible opportunities for children who operate from different intelligences to be involved in “typical” maths problems. You are given the Lowest Common Multiples of sets of digits. Can you find the hidden factors which multiply together to produce each quadratic expression? Spotting the Loophole Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

End How to book: These problems are designed to help Stage 3, 4 and 5 students to handle data and work with statistics. A chance to explore the mathematics of networks as applied to epidemics and the spread of disease. Collections for Secondary students. Fluency and Reasoning – expanding problems, expanding minds The day will focus on: Which of these games would you play to give yourself the best possible chance of winning a prize? Analysing Alternative Approaches Age 5 to 18 In this article, Malcolm Swan describes a teaching approach designed to improve the quality of students’ reasoning.

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Is it really greener to go on the bus, or to buy local? Our collection of activities on the mathematics of sport. Guesswork Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level: Sporting Collection Age 7 to 18 Challenge Level: Xolving Four Colour Conjecture was first stated just over years ago, and finally proved conclusively in In a Box Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level: To support this aim, members of the NRICH team work in a wide range of capacities, including providing professional development for teachers wishing to embed rich mathematical tasks into everyday classroom practice.

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Which of these games would you play to give yourself the best possible chance of winning a prize? These problems are designed to help Stage 3, 4 and 5 students to handle data and work with statistics.

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Talking about Maths – 1 Age 7 to 18 The first of two articles for teachers prohlem how to include talk in maths presentations. Register for our mailing list.

How would you use your knowledge to try to solve variants on the original problem? Is solvong game fair? Can you find the hidden factors which multiply together to produce each quadratic expression? Working backwards can help you to make great leaps forwards!

Can you work out my age, and when I had other special birthdays? To Prove or Not to Prove Age 14 to 18 A serious but easily readable discussion of proof in mathematics with some amusing stories and some interesting examples. I noticed this about streamers that have rotation symmetry: All types of mathematical problems serve a useful purpose in mathematics teaching, but different types of problem will achieve different learning objectives.

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In this article for teachers, Lynne explains why it should be. In this article, Jennie suggests that we can support this process in three principal ways.

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This article by Colin Foster presents the idea of mathematical etudes as a way to develop fluency without tedium. Follow up information and resources from our first Templeton “Encouraging Mathematical Creativity” day.