Book Reviews

**ATM Publication** 30 Years On

            Brings ideas from Numbers Everywhere, Turning the Tables and 15 Starters back into mathematics teaching Purchase this book In brief: Stimulate mathemati...

**ATM Publication** Big Ideas

How the publisher describes it: Big Ideas is a set of ideas, resources and questions to challenge and encourage your learners to understand some of the most important concepts in mathematics. The book and accompanying CD ROM are packed with s...

**ATM Publication** Bigger Ideas

Review by Mike Ollerton Resource books written to offer mathematics teachers ideas for use in their classrooms, whilst being imbued with a deep pedagogical basis for developing students' conceptual knowledge, are a rare treat. When suc...

**ATM Publication** Decoding Mathematics (Various)

How the publisher describes it: Algebra is a kind of coding. The codes in this book are not the usual sort of algebra, which is generalised arithmetic. However, many of them have a similar structure to the usual sort of algebra and working on...

**ATM Publication** Eight Days a Week (Various)

How the publisher describes it: Puzzles, problems and questions to activate the mind. purchase this book   In brief: A wealth of interesting mathematical puzzles “You will never be short of an inter...

**ATM Publication** Everyone is Special (Various)

How the publisher describes it: My intention in documenting the ideas used in the workshop is for readers to find something of value for use in mathematics classrooms. This publication is neither a scheme nor a systematic collection of ideas....

**ATM Publication** Exploring Geometry with a 9-Pin Circular Geoboard

Exploring Geometry with a 9-Pin Circular Geoboard is a great book. Accessible and well-thought out, it provides a wealth of inspiration for teachers to give their learners something they can really get their teeth into. The ideas within Geo...

**ATM Publication** Forty Harder Problems for the Classroom

How the publisher describes it: This collection of challenging mathematical problems is suitable for anyone over the age of 11 who enjoys thinking about non-routine problems. Working on these problems helps learners to use and apply their mat...

**ATM Publication** Forty Problems for the Classroom (Various)

How the publisher describes it: Teachers of mathematics have a great opportunity... If they challenge the curiosity of students by setting them problems proportionate to their knowledge, and help them to solve their problems with stimulating...

**ATM Publication** Functioning Mathematically (Various)

How the publisher describes it: Functioning Mathematically is a collection of mathematical activities which will help learners to develop the skills and confidence to apply, combine and adapt their mathematical knowledge to new situations in...

**ATM Publication** Geometry Games

How the publisher describes it: Setting up games in the classroom can be time consuming in terms of preparation but with this collection photocopiable geometry games much of the preparation is already done. By playing games pupils can be intr...

**ATM Publication** Ideas for Sixth Form Mathematics: Further Pure Mathematics and Mechanics - Colin Foster

Request to review publication  View in shop PDF and/or Hardcopy How the publisher describes it This book offers a wealth of innovative lesson ideas for important areas of post-16 mathematics teaching, bringin...

**ATM Publication** Ideas for Sixth Form Mathematics: Pure Mathematics and Statistics (Various)

How the publisher describes it: A wealth of innovative lesson ideas for important areas of post-16 maths Purchase this book  In brief: Overall this book has a place on the bookshelf of every A level Maths teacher, ho...

**ATM Publication** It Makes You Think

How the publisher describes it: Activities to encourage children to think, by themselves, with a partner, in a group or as a class. Purhcase this book  In brief: One of my favourite books to share with primary teache...

**ATM Publication** Learning and Teaching Mathematics Without a Textbook

How the publisher describes it: Investigative approaches all of which have been used in many different classrooms Purchase this book In brief: A real influence on my development as a teacher “Problems encou...

**ATM Publication** Mathematics for Every Occasion

How the publisher describes it: Colin Foster's latest book gives suggestions for interesting, rich mathematical activities on topical themes occurring throughout the year. Purchase this book In brief: This book is a fanta...

**ATM Publication** Maths With Ben - Enrichment Activities

How the publisher describes it: All the activities in this book are intended to be used for enriching the mathematics curriculum. They aim to provide pupils with interesting challenges which will help to develop their thinking and problem sol...

**ATM Publication** More Challenge Activities

How the publisher describes it: A set of 10 photocopiable activities that are intended to be used by pairs of learners working together to encourage mathematical discussion. The pack is designed for years 5 and 6 but can also be used by older...

**ATM Publication** Number Without a Worksheet

How the publisher describes it: This book has been written by the Early Childhood Mathematics Group as a companion booklet to the ATM activity book; Exploring mathematics with younger children. The transition between R and Y1 is a challenge f...

**ATM Publication** People Maths: Hidden Depths

How the publisher describes it: “72 Page PDF e-book. People mathematics uses people to form the moving pieces of a mathematical activity, be it a puzzle, a sum, a diagram or a demonstration.” Purchase this book  ...