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Recent Inquiry Maths posts

Teachers' posts about Inquiry Maths

HCF and LCM inquiry

Using prompts to differentiate - a presentation

Steps inquiry

Exponents inquiry

4-by-3 rectangle inquiry

Parallel lines inquiry

Volume and surface area inquiry

Year 7 Maths Day

Sum and product of two fractions inquiry

Multiple inquiries

Sum of two unit fractions inquiry

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Inquiry Maths in the classroom

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Review of the Inquiry and Mastery series: “This is a significant, must-read piece of writing which offers key ideas relating learning with problem solving.” Mike Ollerton (author of Learning and Teaching Mathematics Without a Textbook)

Debates in mathematics education

Compares Naveen Rizvi's use of a prompt in Direct Instruction to inquiry (May 2019).

Responds to Craig Barton's criticisms of Inquiry Maths in his first book (October 2018).

Reviews Andrew Day's book Numberverse (August 2014).

Discusses Chris's blog post We Don’t Know How To Teach Math (March 2013).

Discusses how the debate between the UK education minister and Ken Robinson misses the point (May 2013).

Interviews