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On this page I have collected together my favourite rich tasks that I have used over the last 11 years, in an accessible, easy to use format.

Mr Barton's Rich Tasks

The Mr Barton Maths Podcast: "changing useless time into CPD time" - @MrsG on Twitter

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Arithmagon Rich Tasks. I got inspiration for this series of Maths Arithmagons activities ...

Venn Diagram Activities

Something in Common: my latest maths rich task obsession

Arithmagons – my second favourite type of rich task

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CIMT Maths Resources and Answers

Dividing Fractions (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr

Angles in Polygons (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

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Tree Diagrams (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

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Vectors (Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Histograms (Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Intepreting Pie Charts (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Standard Form (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

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Angles and Algebra (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Rich Maths Tasks on mrbartonmaths

TES Maths ROTW 5 - The Pirate Game - Mr Barton Maths Blog

Interpreting Mean and Range (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Grid Sums Puzzle – TES Maths Resource of the Week

Build an Army: Decimal Arithmetic by MrBartonMaths - UK Teaching Resources - TES New Gcse

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Squaring Negative Numbers – GCSE Maths Insight of the Week 3. “

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Rich Maths Task 2 - The Factors and Multiples Game

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Each activity comes with Starting Points, Mathematical Goals and Materials Required.

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Tree Diagram - Guess the Misconception

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I also really like the Suggested Approach, which gives you a really clear overview about how the task might take shape.

Drawing Cumulative Frequency Diagrams – GCSE Maths Insight of the Week 4

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Geometric Sequences (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Part 2 of the Probing Questions series. We look at a maths activity thinking how we can create some rich probing questions for effective differentiation

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Writing Algebraic Expressions – GCSE Maths Insight of the Week 7

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We look at a maths activity thinking how we can create some rich probing questions for effec… | Problem solving | Pinte…

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And then there is the task itself, which in this case is a lovely rich Always, Sometimes, Never activity on the rules of Negative Numbers.

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Reciprocally, the support we're afforded in the use of maths to justify our thinking can ...

Inverse Functions (Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

The whole set is available for free via this page.

Rich Maths Task 25 - Function Machines - Resources - TES. Craig Barton

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Rich Maths Task 28 - Decimal Arithmetic

Rich Maths Task 17 - Pascal's Triangle

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As always, we must include the fact what students think about is what they learn. Thus, it's crucial for us to draw our students' attention to the feature/s ...

Students need to have basic skills in the four operations in place before they do pretty much anything in maths. And this resource is a wonderful way of ...

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The whole set is available for free via this page.

Open Ended Maths Activities (Miscellanous Primary Maths)

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Investigating Special Numbers: TES Maths Resource of the Week 74 - Mr Barton Maths Blog

Diagnositc Questions GCSE Maths Exam Papers

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10. Cumulative Frequency

We print out each question and display it on our maths notice board:

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The pitfall of inquiry based learning – My interview on the Bedley Bros Podcast

Free maths help and resources for pupils, parents and teachers, from MrBartonMaths.com

Rounding Rounding Worksheets, Math Resources, Maths

Here is an overview of the contents: 1. GCSE Maths Takeaway

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Smoothie Ratios by OliverJennings - UK Teaching Resources - TES New Gcse, Tes, Fun

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Mr Barton's Rich Tasks

The Mr Barton Maths Podcast: "changing useless time into CPD time" - @MrsG on Twitter

Sponsorship/advertising opportunity. Would you like to reach thousands of engaged, influential teachers to help spread your message in a relatively low-cost ...

On this page I have collected together my favourite rich tasks that I have used over the last 11 years, in an accessible, easy to use format.

Arithmagon Rich Tasks. I got inspiration for this series of Maths Arithmagons activities ...

Something in Common: my latest maths rich task obsession

Venn Diagram Activities

CIMT Maths Resources and Answers

Arithmagons – my second favourite type of rich task

World Cup 2014 Maths Challenge · world cup 4

Types of Activities that Encourage Mathematical Rigor - free poster! 12th Maths, Math Resources

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Dividing Fractions (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr

Tree Diagrams (Foundation/Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Rich Maths Task 2 - The Factors and Multiples Game

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TES Maths ROTW 5 - The Pirate Game - Mr Barton Maths Blog

Build an Army: Sharing in a Ratio (variable amount). New Gcse · Maths Resources ...

Diffy: our Year 7's first Maths lesson – TES Maths Resource of the Week 85

Tarsia Jigsaws

Rich Maths Task 28 - Decimal Arithmetic

Rich Maths Task 17 - Pascal's Triangle

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Rich Maths Task 25 - Function Machines - Resources - TES. Craig Barton

Transformations and Invariant Points (Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

Vectors (Higher): GCSE Maths Question of the Week on Mr Barton Maths

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Rich Maths Task 14 - 1089

As always, we must include the fact what students think about is what they learn. Thus, it's crucial for us to draw our students' attention to the feature/s ...

Maths Group Challenges Puzzle Sheets

Reciprocally, the support we're afforded in the use of maths to justify our thinking can ...

How I Wish I'd Taught Maths: Lessons Learned from 12 Years of Mistakes

Maths Investigations

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Henk Reuling (@HenkReuling) has created a free puzzle app which involves adding and multiplying integers. It's great fun for teachers, and it might be ...

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Henk Reuling (@HenkReuling) has created a free puzzle app which involves adding and multiplying integers. It's great fun for teachers, and it might be ...

Thanks to Lisa Baggaley (@charowen13) for sharing a link to the 2019 Mathematical Education on Merseyside Challenges (MEM). I first blogged about this ...

50 high quality, fully animated colour further maths presentations, consisting of over 2000 slides - a comprehensive teaching resource.

On Wednesday 13th February there is a free DfE-funded maths conference in Northampton for 200 primary and secondary teachers. There will be a keynote from ...

Craig Barton's mr barton maths.com. You will find a treasure trove here for teachers and students. Note in particular Craig's Maths Topic Index Page.

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A levels Maths: Factors and multiples - puzzle

Cambridge IGCSE Additional Maths Student's Book

In case you missed it, I recently blogged about 'Five for Five', a teaching idea that works really well with students who lack confidence in maths.

A particularly fascinating point is that perceptually rich (often realistic) materials often lead to quicker learning, but more limited transfer.

If you think that regular quizzing is a good way for students to learn facts and formulae, then look out for an exciting new book which will be available ...

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The Best Math blogs from thousands of top Math blogs in our index using search and social metrics. Data will be refreshed once a week.

A level teachers might also like this Integration a Day Advent Calendar. Designed by Tom Bennison (@DrBennison) for Christmas, this would work well at any ...

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From Steve Blades, see M4THS.com for age 14-18. This site has an extensive library of resources. A great feature of these resources is very efficient use of ...

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2. Puzzles If you're a fan of geometry puzzles, check out Ed Southall's Instagram page where he has collated all his puzzles in one place, and continues to ...

In this experiment, the simple difference of prompts of 'use math' vs. 'use words' to justify thinking encouraged a larger number of the 'use math' group to ...

mrbarton Topic Index

You can read an in-depth blog post on how it was made here. It's absolutely wonderful.

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Miss Brookes Maths

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That the relationship is actually a reciprocal one. The development of an individual's understanding of a physical situation is, in part, dependent upon the ...

Resources for Teachers from Craig Barton

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In Mathematical Miscellany 4, I mentioned the excellent Linar Equations Calculator; for an excellent way to illustrate the balance method of solving linear ...

Teachit Maths KS3 Percentages code breaker

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Math Recovery (MR) Treatment (Tx) and Assessment Cycle for Each School

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That said, I hope that no matter your age, experience, mathematical background, type of school, role, responsibility, or favourite number, there will be ...

Exercises & solutions on David Smith's 'The Maths Teacher'

As always, we must include the fact what students think about is what they learn. Thus, it's crucial for us to draw our students' attention to the feature/s ...

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In case you missed it, I recently blogged about 'Five for Five', a teaching idea that works really well with students who lack confidence in maths.

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The grouping method, explained in a GCSE maths textbook published by OUP in 2016

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an exercise in factorising by grouping, to be completed prior to learning how to factorise quadratics by grouping

Elephant in the Classroom: Helping Children Learn and Love Maths: Amazon.co.uk: Jo Boaler: 8601404215070: Books

The inspection method in use in the 1990s

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a. Predicted values on the Woodcock Johnson III (WJIII) Applied Problems Subtest,

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Grouping to factorise quadratics in the 1950s

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Mathematical Mindsets: Unleashing Students' Potential through Creative Math, Inspiring Messages and Innovative Teaching: Amazon.co.uk: Jo Boaler: ...

My classroom is covered with investigations and ideas for learners to look at and question. These posters are from https://nrich.maths.org/.