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Michael Gove on mathematics and civilisation - Politics.co.uk

Michael Gove on mathematics and civilisation - Politics.co.uk | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Daily MailMichael Gove on mathematics and civilisationPolitics.co.ukBut the truth, as I suspect everyone in this room knows, is that history is driven, above all, by mathematics and the power it gives us to understand, predict and control the world.
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Secondary Magazine - Issue 83: It's in the News! - NCETM

Secondary Magazine - Issue 83: It's in the News! - NCETM | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Explore the NCETM Secondary Magazine - Issue 83. Published monthly, the magazine includes a range of features and professional development materials.
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ccbcnmvd's comment, July 2, 2011 1:14 PM
Us recomano especialment l'article "It's in the News! A curious case" aparegut en aquest número. En aquest article, a partir d'una notícia del diari "El Periodico" de Catalunya (7 de juny de 2011: Un contorsionista robava equipatges al bus de l'aeroport de Girona amagat en una maleta) es planteja un problema molt interessant: com pot cabre un home dins d'una maleta?
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War Math Game - Teaching Kids Match Facts Card Game

Explains how to make teaching kids match fun by including math facts in a simple card game.
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Make: Online | Math Monday: Star Sphericon

Make: Online | Math Monday: Star Sphericon | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
By George Hart for the Museum of Mathematics A sphericon is a shape that you get by: (1) rotating a symmetric polygon about a mirror axis to get a solid of revolution, (2) cutting the solid int.
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My top 5 tips for teaching maths « peacockmaths

My top 5 tips for teaching maths « peacockmaths | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
My understanding of maths has improved so much when I've had to teach it. Give students the opportunity to teach others. A win, win situation. Less work for the teacher, better understanding from those teaching and ...
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A Fly on the Classroom Wall: Math Resources - Vidoes, Games ...

A Fly on the Classroom Wall: Math Resources - Vidoes, Games ... | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
http://bit.ly/aD3c6i (Great for Smart Board Teaching). http://www.figurethis.org/index.html (Real World Math Challenges). http://bit.ly/lwOuIv (Hands-on Math). http://www.orangekids.com (Open Your Eyes to the World of ...
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All Change Please: Secondary School Mathematics Ahead ...

All Change Please: Secondary School Mathematics Ahead ... | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
How can we, as mathematics teachers, make this transition smoother with no sudden jerks in the journey, no halt to mathematical learning or slowing down of progress? It is claimed by Belinda Vernon, one of the authors of ...
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What is a square? » Mathematics for Teaching

What is a square? » Mathematics for Teaching | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Definitions of concepts in mathematics are different from definitions of concepts in other discipline or subject area. Definitions in mathematics give a list of properties of the concept. A mathematics object is an ...
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Number Police | Ellie's Active Maths

Number Police | Ellie's Active Maths | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
This is my current favourite active maths game.  It goes down as well with groups of teachers (in training sessions) as it is with KS1 and 2 pupils.  It is (RT @pamelaaobrien: @PivotalEllie: Please visit my new Active Maths blog & find out about...
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In praise of the Fibonacci method - Times Educational Supplement

In praise of the Fibonacci methodTimes Educational Supplement“The project is about teaching maths and science using inquiry-based approaches,” Professor Ainley says.
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nrich.maths.org :: Monthly Index page::2011 07 :: Stage

nrich.maths.org :: Monthly Index page::2011 07 :: Stage | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
The Nrich Maths Project Cambridge,England. Mathematics resources for children,parents and teachers to enrich learning. Published on the 1st of each month. Problems,children's solutions,interactivities,games,articles,news...
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Maths all around us: week 1, supermarkets | Education | The Guardian

Maths all around us: week 1, supermarkets | Education | The Guardian | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Over the next four weeks, this resource can be used to reinforce and develop work on mathematics but, above all, it will involve children in doing maths from first-hand experience.
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Primary Magazine - Issue 35: It's in the News! - NCETM

Primary Magazine - Issue 35: It's in the News! - NCETM | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Explore the NCETM Primary Magazine - Issue 35. Published monthly, the magazine includes a range of features and professional development materials.
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About Mathematics: Learning and Understanding Mathematics - Please ...

About Mathematics: Learning and Understanding Mathematics - Please ... | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Learning and Understanding Mathematics - Please Visit My Brand New Blog at. About Mathematics and Real World Mathematics Applications There you can find posts about mathematics and real life mathematics applications: ...
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Re-thinking Our High School Math Curriculum | Learning and ...

Re-thinking Our High School Math Curriculum | Learning and ... | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Begin by adding the topics that are most important to the futures of the students we are teaching. - Calculus is still a useful and needed course of study, particularly for students going into the sciences and ...
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The Prezi included in the article is worth watching.
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Things I Wish I Knew Earlier About Teaching Maths: Bits and Pieces

Things I Wish I Knew Earlier About Teaching Maths: Bits and Pieces | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
If you were asked what were the most important principles in mathematics teaching what would you say? What are the basic habits that can... Activities with dice. Emergent 1. Roll a dice. Find the number of objects ...
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Insights into Math Learning Difficulties - NIH Research Matters - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Insights into Math Learning Difficulties - NIH Research Matters - National Institutes of Health (NIH) | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
The innate ability to estimate quantities is impaired in children who have a math learning disability, according to a new report. Those who aren’t considered learning disabled but still do poorly seem to struggle for different reasons.
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Primary Magazine - Issue 35: Editor's extras - NCETM

Primary Magazine - Issue 35: Editor's extras - NCETM | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Explore the NCETM Primary Magazine - Issue 35. Published monthly, the magazine includes a range of features and professional development materials.
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Math disability tied to bad number sense - Science News

Math disability tied to bad number sense - Science News | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Math disability tied to bad number senseScience NewsMath doesn't add up for some kids, and a weak number sense may be partly to blame.
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Origami Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem

Origami Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Leave your homework in the comments. Extra points for clarity and conciseness! Special thanks to my peeps at NYU where the idea for this video popped up duri... (RT @8bitwiz: Math fun with paper. Super interesting.
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ccbcnmvd's comment, June 26, 2011 1:59 PM
molt interessant
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Ten sites for fun, free summer math practice

Ten sites for fun, free summer math practice | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Right now, we finally have nice weather in southern Minnesota and it would be nearly criminal to have the kids sitting inside doing anything, even educational (Ten sites for fun, free summer math practice http://t.co/9dtTH8y...)...
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