Resources for Teachers

Lesson plans and ideas                                                                      Competitions and other events   


Irish Mathematics Teachers Association                                            IMTA Competitions

Project Maths team homepage.                                                          Irish Mathematical Olympiad round 1

Maths Circles Ireland homepage                                                        PRISM Competition

Maths Sparks programme                                                                   Purple Comet online team challenge

Engineers Ireland workshop/presentations                                         Mathletes/Learnstorm

Geogebra free online graphing tools and worksheets                        Maths Weeks activities

Resources for Parents, Children and Teachers

Natural Maths: creative maths lessons for ages 3-16. Electronic books under Creative Commons.

Maths Circles Ireland downloads: lesson plans with puzzles, games, problems and solutions for ages 8-18.

Khan Academy online maths lessons and practice for ages 5-18. 

MathHomeSchool network, lessons and problems for ages 6 - 13 ; puzzles/problems for ages 5-18, online and printable games and activities, posters;   

Alcumus online problem solving for ages 8-18, with solutions and accompanying video lessons.     

UKMT Junior Mathematical Challenge problems for ages 12-15, with short solutions          

Virtual Maths Club problems for ages 11 - 18, with solutions;         

Kangaroo problems for ages 6-18;

Paul Erdős International Math Challenge problems for ages 8 - 15; 

Purple Comet problems for ages 11-18, with answers;   

Cut the Knot puzzles and problems for ages 13-18, with explanations.

The US National Association of Math Circles resources with problems for ages 13-18.

Mathematical Olympiad Resources

The Irish Mathematical Olympiad                                                                                                    

The International Mathematical Olympiad                          

The European Girls Mathematical Olympiad            

Art of Problem Solving                           

Maynooth Irish Mathematical Olympiad manual

A list of free Olympiad Training Resources

In the news

RTE article on Ireland's participation at IMO 2017

RIA article on Ireland's participation at IMO 2017

Silicon Republic article on Ireland's participation at IMO 2017

SFI news article on Ireland's participation at IMO 2017

Evening Echo article on Ireland's participation at IMO 2017

Irish Times article about the Irish Mathematical Olympiad

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