Resources for Real Life Maths Problems
A few resources that highlight mathematics in day-to-day life.
Real Life Maths is a collection of images and videos Sparky Teaching found on the web to get pupils thinking about the maths around them.
Bad Maths is a collection of photos collated on Flickr which show maths in real life when it doesn’t add up.
NRICH is an invaluable maths resource which is full of rich, engaging contexts for problem solving. Their resources provoke mathematical thinking through relevant problems. It also provides articles for teachers’ professional development including improving pedagogy for concepts such as place value.