Maths resource of the week 24

Maths resource of the week 24


Each week Craig Barton, creator of www.mrbartonmaths.com, picks out a TES maths resource that has caught his eye and records a short video about it. These videos will attempt to explain why Craig likes the resource, and offer up a few ideas about how it might be used in the classroom. If you have watched the video, downloaded the resource, and then used it in a lesson, it would be fantastic if you could return to this page to share your thoughts and ideas in the Comments section below, or to simply pass on your thanks to the author!

To access all the Resources of the Week from this year, and the archived collection from last year, just click on the links at the bottom of the page. And if you've spotted a resource that you feel not enough people know about, then just drop me an email.




One necessary evil of maths teaching is going through past papers. It has to be done for students to gain valuable experience of the types of questions that they will be asked and to have your support whilst tackling them, however it can lead to a boring, uninspiring lesson. This Core 1 Jeopardy resource might just be the solution. All the major topics in Core 1 are covered in a fun, game-show format. Get your students into teams, introduce a bit of competition, and away you go. Students will never have been so keen to differentiate a polynomial!

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