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Secondary Magazine - Issue 49

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Created on 10 December 2009 by ncetm_administrator
Updated on 22 December 2009 by ncetm_administrator

Secondary Magazine Issue 49

Welcome to Issue 49 of the Secondary Magazine. Are you enjoying all the ‘jingle bells’ and ‘glorias’ or is it a bit of ‘deep and crisp and even’ that you are eagerly awaiting? Whatever your passion, have a relaxing holiday – and celebrate New Year in style.


From the editor - Excellence in Mathematics Leadership
In this issue we consider the new NCETM microsite aimed specifically at mathematics subject leaders. Watch the ‘Talking Heads’ or delve into the Core Responsibilities – there is plenty here to stimulate thought.
The interview - Matt Parker
Do you think maths is funny? Have you ever watched people doing sudoku on the train… read on.
Focus on - 12
…pennies in a shilling, inches in a foot, men that have walked on the moon,  signs of the zodiac, days of Christmas and more!
An idea for the classroom - addition and subtraction
The resource in this issue is a multiple representation exercise providing images of addition and subtraction. Have you got a group you would like to use this with?
5 things to do this fortnight
So how will you see in the new year – open air swimming or something a little warmer?
Diary of a subject leader
Real life issues in the life of a fictional subject leader
While most of us are preparing for the festive season – full of good cheer – our subject leader looks beyond the tinsel to his LA monitoring visit at the beginning of next term. And wonders when he will complete his action plan…
Up2d8 Maths will be back in the next issue 
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