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MathsPad Nayland Mathematics Suffolk Maths Hotmaths Maths Centre - The NZ Centre of Mathematics MathedUp! » KS5 Mathematicians in Schools Resources Use these resources for inspiration in your partnership. If you would like us to add other resources, please contact us. Getting started Partnership support materials - You and your partner may like to use these support materials in their entirety as a planning document or as a guide to what works well in partnerships. Activities International year of Mathematics of Planet Earth www.mope.org.au 2013 was the International year of Mathematics of Planet Earth. There are plenty of great, maths activities that are ready to use in the classroom. Maths and Stats by Email (free email newsletter with hands-on activities) and activity archive "A Day in the Life of a Mathematician" video featured in EMPHASiS Issue 6. Curriculum information The Australian Curriculum is being developed progressively by the Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA). Useful organisations and programs The Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute (AMSI) website has a careers component.

Information for Teachers Maths Buddy is New Zealand's leading computer-based training program, designed to complement what you teach your kids in class. It helps guide your students lesson by lesson, allowing them to pause, rewind and repeat all or part of any lesson until they fully understand it. The program has tremendous potential as a support to your in-class instruction by providing the following; Video/Audio lesson demonstrations of an enormous amount of concepts, with several examples of each. Maths Buddy's school price is just $30 per student for one full year - only $7.50 per term. This special school price is an 89% discount on the regular full purchase price parents pay for their children's membership directly through the website. The special school discounted rate becomes available when full class groups are registered. One of the major benefits of Maths Buddy is the ability for you as the teacher to be able to set tasks and homework and have them automatically marked and recorded.

Free Math Worksheets Nrich Teachers Primary Pupils Secondary Students Events and PD "It gave me some good ideas to use in the classroom and ... a link that I can get all of the activities from." Book NRICH Bespoke PDBook Forthcoming EventsBook our Hands-on Roadshow Your Solutions Fast maths trick - multiply two numbers near 100 faster than a calculator using vedic math Yummy Math Maths Videos Three Acts Of A Mathematical Story 2016 Aug 6. Here is video of this task structure implemented with elementary students. 2013 May 14. 2013 Apr 12. Storytelling gives us a framework for certain mathematical tasks that is both prescriptive enough to be useful and flexible enough to be usable. Act One Introduce the central conflict of your story/task clearly, visually, viscerally, using as few words as possible. With Jaws your first act looks something like this: The visual is clear. With math, your first act looks something like this: The visual is clear. Leave no one out of your first act. Act Two The protagonist/student overcomes obstacles, looks for resources, and develops new tools. Before he resolves his largest conflict, Luke Skywalker resolves a lot of smaller ones — find a pilot, find a ship, find the princess, get the Death Star plans back to the Rebellion, etc. So it is with your second act. What tools do they have already? Act Three Resolve the conflict and set up a sequel/extension. That’s a resolution right there.

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