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Maths and Skiing!

I knew there was a way I could join my two passions (Maths and skiing) together! Check out this paper for a study of the angles and dynamics involved in carving depending on the...


A Calendar Trick!

I love clever Maths tricks…and this one is a very simple one to amaze your friends and family with. Challenge your friends to beat you to some mental arithmetic, and you will win every...



For anyone who has a pre-school aged child in the UK, you’ve probably come across Numberblocks. For anyone outside the UK, you need to find a way to access this programme. I think it...


Teaching a child with ADHD

Helping a child with ADHD is hard. One of my children has ADHD, and I don’t think I’d appreciated quite how hard that made teaching him until the first COVID lockdown in 2020. Wow....


Numbers, numbers everywhere!

One of the best ways to help a child develop a love of Mathematics, and a good grounding in understanding the basics, is to point out numbers and Mathematical ideas wherever they occur naturally...