- Today I gave Find Sums a trial- kids loved it. As I only have one iPod Touch children took turns playing five games each and then taking a screengrab ( HOME + OFF). We celebrated the fastest time to find the addends. Nice that you can change the sums to make it harder and children can record thei...
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- Kia ora! I am a Teacher of a composite Year 3 and 4 class
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- I am a Maths teacher at Mount Roskill Grammar school. I love hard Maths problems. Also Stats scholarship and thinking about how to build statistical literacy. I am also the Director of e-Learning at MRGS. I get to work with an amazing group of teachers who are leading the way in their department...
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- The Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006, by Salman Khan. With the stated mission of "providing a high quality education to anyone, anywhere", the website supplies a free online collection of micro lectures via video tutorials st...
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Accelerating Learning in Mathematics (ALiM)

Our school has been invited to be part of this pilot project and I am excited to be involved. The project is all about exploring ways to accelerate the learning of students not meeting the New Zealand Curriculum Mathematics Standards for years 1-8. In Term 3 I will be working with a group of si...Tags: alim, accelerating, learning, mathematics

Moderation practices and learning

This group is set up to enable teacher to engage in moderation processesTags: moderation, otjs, reading, writing, mathematics, assessment, leadership, nzc standards

Developing communities of mathematical inquiry (Education Counts March 201)

Case 1, ‘Developing communities of mathematical inquiry’, illustrates how two teachers developed teaching practices that were highly effective for diverse learners. The case focuses on how these teachers accelerated the mathematics achievement of their year 4 to 6 students, most of wh...Tags: bes, mathematics

- As per an article on the wikispaces blog, you can insert complex math formulas in wikispace. Simply enclose the expression between [[math]] tags [[math]]\tilde{f}(\omega)=\int_{-\infty}^{\infty} f(t) e^{-i\omega t}\,dt[[math]] Rendering when embedded in wikispaces, math tag. You can r...
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Embedding interactive (Math) graphs in wikispaces

The "Other widget" option in wikispaces allow you to embed any type of custom code. Among other things, this let you user powerful javascript libraries. For instance, the impressive jsxGraph library, a powerful cross-browser library for interactive geometry, function plotting, charting, an...Tags: wikispaces, mathematics

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