Outside work: get a feeling for a hectare and how much arable land there is.

  If you have never tried it, this exercise, which can be done with schoolchildren, is quite enlightening, and something you can map out on the school playing field:   One hectare can be easily understood if you are a small group and stake it out in a fairly large open space. Imagine you are … Continue reading

Indigenuity

Indigenous = of a place Ingenius = very clever Indigenuity = living in a place in a clever, sustainable way Maths can help students makes sense of their world, to start to own it and to start to see ways to live more sustainably. Maths is an important component of indigenuity and teaching maths the … Continue reading