Minecraft and Mathematics – STEM Life for the average eight year old has changed, a new world has opened up…MINECRAFT. Every evening around teatime, I have the joy of my son playing this game on the xbox with three of his friends from school. Now they don’t come round to play but meet up in a game world from the comfort of their own homes. Kids must code on iPads An important 21st Century skill This post is about a topic and app close to my heart. Computer programming is the engine of modern life and dream maker for tens of thousands. Create Something. Donate Login Remember Me Create An Account Forgot Password
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Linux-HA The project's main software product is Heartbeat, a GPL-licensed portable cluster management program for high-availability clustering. Its most important features are: no fixed maximum number of nodes - Heartbeat can be used to build large clusters as well as very simple onesresource monitoring: resources can be automatically restarted or moved to another node on failurefencing mechanism to remove failed nodes from the clustersophisticated policy-based resource management, resource inter-dependencies and constraintstime-based rules allow for different policies depending on timeseveral resource scripts (for Apache, DB2, Oracle, PostgreSQL etc.) includedGUI for configuring, controlling and monitoring resources and nodes History The project originated from a mailing list started in November 1997.
KS1 Numeracy A visual open ended activity to help with basic calculation and number bonds. Create number piles, Drag and drop the number bars to help explain a variety of concepts. A visual excersice to help with basic subtraction. Drag and drop the number bars to help with the calculation. © v2vtraining.co.uk Top Tens Here’s a brief description of ten Halloween themed dress up/ monster creator games and a few suggestions on how to use them. All these games were chosen to tie in with the Halloween theme of trick or treat and dressing up in costumes. You can access them by either following the links or clicking on the image. 1 Make Your Monster In a computer room get young learners (7 – 9 yrs) to make their own monsters and write the description for their monster. e.g.
Challenge online 1. Take the Challenge Check-Up The Challenge Check-Up is a confidental assessment of the user’s everyday maths skills and understanding. The assessment is adaptive; if you answer questions correctly, the questions will get harder, but if you answer incorrectly, they will get easier. Classroom Timers - Fun Timers We've decided to put our new fun timers, and timers for classrooms into a nice sub-section. These are great timers for children, or maybe meetings, or anything really. They just add some extra fun to the usual countdown timers :-) 7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills It's hard to imagine a single career that doesn't have a need for someone who can code. Everything that "just works" has some type of code that makes it run. Coding (a.k.a. programming) is all around us. That's why all the cool kids are coding . . . or should be.
Useful Apps and Resources to Help Students Learn Coding April 29, 2017 Coding is an essential skill for 21st century students. 'When kids learn to code' , Mitch Resnick states, ' it enables them to learn many other things, opens up many new opportunities for learning. It's useful to make an analogy to reading and writing, when you learn to read and write it opens up opportunities for you to learn so many other things, when you learn to read you can then read to learn, which is the same thing with coding, if you learn to code you can code to learn.' We have already featured a number of interesting coding resources to use with your students in class, check out this section to learn more. In today's post, we are sharing with you another equally important coding resource .