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Box plots - why?11 August 2018

What is in a bunch of numbers? What stories do the numbers tell? It all depends on the way we look at them! Probably, we all have different instincts about what we might do with a given group of numbers.... more

Focus on - Exponential models1 July 2018

The exponential function is set apart from other families of functions because of the fundamental impact of having the variable in the exponent. It stops being a multiplier and starts being more 'powerful'... more

Sets of Quadrilaterals31 May 2018

'All squares are rectangles!?!? - do you agree? What else can we say about quadrilaterals?'Look at quadrilaterals like you never have done before! Using dynamic geometry (geogebra) or the applet below,... more

The Normal Distribution2 May 2018

The normal distribution is a fascinating, naturally occurring phenomenon that has very relevant applications to understanding the world around us. When a data set is normally distributed it has some key... more

Mock Exam14 April 2018

'A paper students have not seen before'This page offers two whole exam papers that students will not have seen before. As I teacher I find I can never have enough practice of exam style questions and... more

Exam Revision Packs2 April 2018

Helping students to prepare for the exams!NEW - The Calculus pack has landed - This page is the home of a series of revision packs designed for the final stages of the course. We all run our courses differently,... more

Functions Internet Guidefree20 February 2018

This page is intended to list and outline some of the best resources available online to support the teaching and learning of this module. These will mostly be videos, virtual manipulatives and self help... more

Functions Teaching ideasfree12 February 2018

Here you should find a wealth of resources that can be used by you and your students for teaching this topic. The resources at the top of the page are activities and investigations aimed at creating a... more

Electronic Uploads10 February 2018

Many of us had our fist experience of uploading our Internal Assessment samples last year insteda of packaging them up and wending them off in the post. As this process comes around, I thought it would... more

Focus on Non-right angle trigonometry4 February 2018

Here we take trigonometry to the next level by working with triangles that do not have a right angle. We will work on three key rules. The Sine rule, the Cosine rule and the formula for th area of a triangle.... more