The Unlikely Connections Between Maths & Music

Music and maths. They’re not often talked about in the same breath. One’s an art, the other’s a science. One is known for its creative expression, the other has a reputation that’s anything but that. Chalk and cheese. But, are they so different?

The Hidden Power of Estimation

Let’s talk about an area of maths that we ALL use everyday, is critical for developing mathematical understanding – yet, is barely mentioned in the curriculum (not to mention, poorly covered by most resources)… Estimation. Why bother with estimation? If you open up a typical textbook or worksheet, this is what you’ll see: What do …