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### Numbers and Notation - Ambiguities and Confusions

##### Stage: 1

While musing about the difficulties children face in comprehending number structure, notation, etc., it occured to the author that there is a vast array of occasions when numbers and signs are used. . . .

### Learning Mathematics Through Games: 3. Creating Your Own Games

##### Stage: 1

Not all of us a bursting with creative game ideas, but there are several ways to go about creating a game that will assist even the busiest and most reluctant game designer.

### Number Sense Series: Developing Early Number Sense

##### Stage: 1

This article for teachers suggests teaching strategies and resources that can help to develop children's number sense.

### Number Sense Series: A Sense of 'ten' and Place Value

##### Stage: 1

Once a basic number sense has developed for numbers up to ten, a strong 'sense of ten' needs to be developed as a foundation for both place value and mental calculations.

### Money Problems?

##### Stage: 1

Marion Bond investigates the skills needed in order for children to understand money.

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 3

##### Stage: 1 and 2

The aim of this professional development activity is to successfully integrate some rich tasks into your curriculum planning.

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 1.2

##### Stage: 1 and 2

These two tasks are designed to support professional development on integrating rich tasks. You are asked to think about what problems that encourage Higher Order Thinking Skills look like.

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 1.3

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This professional development activity encourages you to investigate what is meant by higher-order thinking skills.

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 2.1

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This professional development activity looks at what teachers can do to support learners engaging with rich tasks

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 1.5

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This professional development activity encourages you to investigate what pupils are doing when they problem solving.

### Going for Games

##### Stage: 1 and 2

In this article for teachers, Liz Woodham describes the criteria she uses to choose mathematical games for the classroom and shares some examples from NRICH.

### A Japanese Mathematics Lesson

##### Stage: 1, 2 and 3

Jenni Way describes her visit to a Japanese mathematics classroom.

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 1.1

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This is activity 1.1 in the series of activities designed to support professional development through integrating rich tasks. This activity looks specifically at what makes an activity "rich".

### Meaningful Maths Trails

##### Stage: 1 and 2

Avril Crack describes how she went about planning and setting up a Maths trail for pupils in Bedfordshire.

##### Stage: 1 and 2

In this article for teachers, Liz Woodham describes resources on NRICH that can help primary-aged children get to grips with negative numbers.

### Using Games in the Classroom

##### Stage: 2, 3 and 4

Gillian Hatch analyses what goes on when mathematical games are used as a pedagogic device.

### What's the Difference Between Rich Tasks and Low Threshold High Ceiling Ones?

##### Stage: Early years, 1 and 2

In this article for teachers, Lynne explains the difference between 'rich tasks' and 'low threshold high ceiling' tasks, using examples from the website.

### Problem Solving and the New Curriculum

##### Stage: 1 and 2

Is problem solving at the heart of your curriculum? In this article for teachers, Lynne explains why it should be.

### Haringey 2014-2015

##### Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level:

Find out about the five-term project (January 2014 to July 2015) which NRICH is leading in conjunction with Haringey Council, funded by London Schools Excellence Fund.

### Working with Luke

##### Stage: 1 and 2

In this article for teachers, Liz Woodham describes conversations with Luke, aged 7, as they worked on some mathematics together.

### A Maths Afternoon

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This article describes no ordinary maths lesson. There were 24 children, mostly Years 3 and 4, and there were 17 adults working with them - mothers, fathers, one grandmother and two grandfathers, a. . . .

### Placing Our Trust in Learners

##### Stage: 1, 2 and 3

In this article Liz Woodham reflects on just how much we really listen to learners’ own questions to determine the mathematical path of lessons.

### Working with Highly Able Mathematicians

##### Stage: 1 and 2

In this article for teachers, Bernard describes ways to challenge higher-attaining children at primary level.

##### Stage: 1 and 2

Liz Woodham describes a project with four primary/first schools in the East of England, focusing on rich mathematical tasks and funded by the NCETM.

### Maths and Creativity in Bristol

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This article for teachers describes NRICH's work with Creative Partnerships and three Bristol primary schools.

### Integrating Rich Tasks - Activity 1.4

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This professional development activity encourages you to investigate how rich tasks and problem solving link together.

### Manipulatives in the Primary Classroom

##### Stage: 1 and 2

In this article for teachers, Jenni Back offers research-based guidance about the use of manipulatives in the classroom.

### Calculating the Difference: A Discussion of the Use of Calculators in the English Primary Classroom.

##### Stage: 1 and 2

Clare Green looks at the role of the calculator in the teaching and learning of primary mathematics.

### What's All the Talking About?

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4

This fascinating article delves into the world of talk in the classroom and explains how an understanding of talking can really improve the learning of mathematics.

### Developing Good Team-working Skills

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Group work depends on effective team work. This article describes attributes of effective team work and links to "Team Building" problems that can be used to develop learners' team working skills.

### Encouraging Primary Children to Work Systematically

##### Stage: Early years, 1 and 2

This article for primary teachers suggests ways in which to help children become better at working systematically.

### Holywell Primary School and NRICH Action Research Project

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This article for teachers outlines one school's research project to explore how children, girls in particular, could be motivated in Maths through a more practical approach.

### Exploring Fractions

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This article, written for primary teachers, links to rich tasks which will help develop the underlying concepts associated with fractions and offers some suggestions for models and images that help. . . .

### Take a ... Geoboard

##### Stage: 1 and 2

This article for teachers explains why geoboards are such an invaluable resource and introduces several tasks which make use of them.

### Kingsfield School - Building on Rich Starting Points

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Alf and Tracy explain how the Kingsfield School maths department use common tasks to encourage all students to think mathematically about key areas in the curriculum.

### Engaging Students, Developing Confidence, Promoting Independence

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Ideas to support mathematics teachers who are committed to nurturing confident, resourceful and enthusiastic learners.

### Using Rich Tasks for the First Time

##### Stage: 2, 3, 4 and 5

The teachers involved in the Engaging Mathematics Projectwanted to embed rich tasks from the NRICH website into their curriculum for all KS3 and KS4 students. In this article, the teachers share. . . .

### Blog It

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

Members of the NRICH team are beginning to write blogs and this very short article is designed to put the reasoning behind this move in context.

### Using Rich Tasks in an Objective Led Culture

##### Stage: 2, 3 and 4

As teachers, we appreciate the need to have clear objectives at the start of lessons but have been aware of the limitations this sometimes seems to place on our ability to get the most out of using. . . .

### Co-operative Problem Solving: Pieces of the Puzzle Approach

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4

The content of this article is largely drawn from an Australian publication by Peter Gould that has been a source of many successful mathematics lessons for both children and student-teachers. It. . . .

### The Development of Spatial and Geometric Thinking: 5 to 18

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4

This is the first article in a series which aim to provide some insight into the way spatial thinking develops in children, and draw on a range of reported research. The focus of this article is the. . . .

### Enriching Patterns

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4

Following on from a workshop at an MA Easter conference, Jennifer and Jenni talked about the way in which the website is made more accessible to teachers who want to plan threads of. . . .

### What's Inside/outside/under the Box?

##### Stage: 2 and 3

This article describes investigations that offer opportunities for children to think differently, and pose their own questions, about shapes.

### A Problem Is a Problem for All That

##### Stage: 2, 3 and 4

In this article, Jennifer Piggott talks about just a few of the problems with problems that make them such a rich source of mathematics and approaches to learning mathematics.

### Path of Discovery Series: 2. First Steps

##### Stage: 1

This article takes a closer look at some of the toys and games that can enhance a child's mathematical learning.

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