**A Level Maths and Further Maths Resources**

Jack Brown has over 990 teaching videos for the A Level Mathematics specification on his **TLMaths** site. There are now more videos for the core content for **Further Maths**, to date, videos for Proof and Matrices are available. These are included on this page for **Further Maths teaching resources**.

**Desmos New Features
**Keep an eye on

**new features from Desmos**, we now have for example, Spearman’s rank coefficient. The data in this example comes from the exam paper,

**MEI S2 January 2006, question 3**. Remember that Desmos has many useful and easy to use

**Statistical functions**.

For resources using technology for A Level Maths and Further Maths, **MEI’s series of tasks** are excellent; all the student tasks, whether for **Autograph, Casio, Desmos**, **GeoGebra**, or **TI-Nspire** are structured in the same way, beginning with instructions on the use of the technology, also given are questions, a problem and further tasks. **Integrating Technology Into Your Scheme of Work** suggests activities aligned to the specification.

Note we now have a recently added collection of **Autograph Tasks**, currently for A Level Mathematics. Remember that **Autograph is now free**, these tasks are helpful for teachers wishing to learn more about Autograph in that clear instructions are given on how to construct the objects in Autograph.

**November 5th – Bonfire Night**

Last week I mentioned Halloween resources from Perton Maths Department and OCR Maths, this week we have Bonfire Night. Check the **Perton Maths bar model bonfire challenges** and from OCR, check their **latest Maths Puzzles** including a challenging **number grid for Bonfire Night**.

**Maths Week England – 11th-16th November 2019**

**Maths Week England** aims to “Raise the profile of Mathematics throughout England, you can see the full aims **here**. Note the various **competitions** running including a Secondary and Post 16 quiz featuring questions for every age group from Y7 to Y13 and also the **resources** available. MangaHigh, Sumdog and TimeTables Rockstars are running competitions using their software for all schools whether or not they subscribe and we also have MEI’s **Ritangle competition** and **Desmos Art Competition**. All the details are on the Maths Week England **competition page**.