Inquiry Maths introduction.ppt
Learning through inquiry What students say My independent learning ability has improved. It made me think outside the box! (year 11) Having a say in what we do makes me work harder. (year 10) I ask lots more questions in maths after doing inquiry lessons. Last week I made up my own inquiry on enlargements. (year 8) I benefited from an inquiry lesson as I could show how I proved my answer was correct using algebra. (year 8)
www.inquirymaths.org is independent of all companies and organisations. The website was created by Andrew Blair, a secondary school teacher, to promote inquiry learning in mathematics classrooms and is being developed in collaboration with teachers from around the world. Their experiences and reflections enrich its pages.  Most viewed inquiries in August 2017
Inquiry Maths posts and news

Can students learn fluency through inquiry?
Can students learn fluency through inquiry? or How drill obstructs mathematical learningCurrently in mathematics teaching, there’s an idea that the subject cannot be taught through inquiry. More even ...
Posted 24 Aug 2017, 11:36 by Andrew Blair

Is inquiry compatible with instruction?
Is inquiry compatible with instruction? In schools, students have to acquire mathematical knowledge. How they acquire knowledge – indeed, what constitutes knowledge – and how they use that knowledge are contested issues ...
Posted 31 Aug 2017, 05:51 by Andrew Blair

The difference between ‘inquiry’ and ‘enquiry’ in mathematics classrooms
The difference between ‘inquiry’ and ‘enquiry’ in mathematics classrooms In an Inquiry Maths workshop a few years ago, I was asked what the difference is between enquiry with an ‘e ...
Posted 24 Aug 2017, 03:39 by Andrew Blair
