Author(s): Mike Ollerton
100 IDEAS: QUICK - EASY - INSPIRED - OUTSTANDING Teaching mathematics in the secondary school can be very demanding especially with the extra pressure of 'no notice' Ofsted inspections. In this fully updated book Mike Ollerton offers strategies and activities for you to integrate into your everyday teaching to ensure your lessons are consistently outstanding and include all the mathematics skills secondary students need to study. Topics include algebra, fractions, geometry and measurement, as well as domino and dice games and an exciting study of Fibonacci. Many of the ideas start from a very simple concept that can be developed into more challenging mathematics, allowing you to differentiate your teaching to inspire, challenge and motivate every student in your class. The book includes step-by-step instructions, diagrams to exemplify the techniques and teaching tips for the best ways to put the activities into practice. Your biggest problem will be deciding which idea to use first! Mike Ollerton has taught for 25 years in secondary schools and is now working as a teacher trainer.
Fully updated title in the bestselling 100 Ideas series providing secondary mathematics teachers with strategies and activities to teach outstanding mathematics lessons.
Mike Ollerton taught for 25 years in schools and 10 years in teacher training. He is now a freelance consultant based in the UK.
Part 1: Number puzzles/ Part 2: Number, algebra and proof/ Part 3: Geometry problems/ Part 4: D Geometry/ Part 5: Measurement problems/ Part 6: Sequences, functions and graphs