Some ideas for your classroom: a talk by Dr Chris Pritchard
24 November 2021 17:15 to: 24 November 2021 18:30
Our Mathematical marketplace reopens for 2021-22.
Dr Chris Pritchard. Mathematical Association, President 2021-22.
Synopsis: Having completed three books on the elementary mathematics of area, I will review some of the ideas and methods that do not typically appear in textbooks but which would support the learning and teaching of area in secondary schools.
Bio: Chris is the current President of the Mathematical Association and prior to that was the Chair of the Scottish Mathematical Council. He spent almost four decades teaching mathematics, first in London, then in Scotland as Head of Department. He is widely published in teaching journals and is currently writing his seventh book. , His books on area are A Square Peg in a Round Hole, The Room in the Elephant and Pack Up a Penguin. He is also one of the Editors of Mathematics in School.