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Motivation and Engagement through International Links: Helena Butterfield

Motivation and Engagement through International Links: Helena Butterfield | pi r squared | Scoop.it

She says: "a strong focus on the benefits of eTwinning as I'm such a fan"


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Shona Whyte's curator insight, February 19, 2013 5:48 PM

How and why of class exchanges for MFL.

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Moving beyond the C/D borderline

Moving beyond the C/D borderline | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Obsession with and weight of rankings can lead to schools over-emphasising borderliners at expense of achievers
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Visual timetable - Resources - TES

Visual timetable - Resources - TES | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Visual timetable using writing with symbols pictures, Its in the shape of a caterpiller i printed it out onto green paper and it looked good enjoy
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iPad ideas >

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iPad Ideas Welcome to the iPad ideas page. Most of this page is made from our 'YouTube' videos you can watch the videos directly on the page, or you can view these and many more videos on our YouTu...
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How to teach ... financial education

How to teach ... financial education | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Financial education will be on the curriculum from 2014, so now is a good time to start teaching it. The Guardian Teacher Network has resources to help you
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Maths Tutor

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John Dalziel's curator insight, February 15, 2013 4:48 AM

Nicola Simpson flagged this up, via our Functional Skills Forum. In Nicola's words...

"I have found this really valuable free resource to help with Maths.

They are short courses consisting of…
     ·a diagnostic,
     ·a tutorial,
     ·a handout and
     ·activities.
You may want to use one or all parts with your learners.
The videos are clear and make good use of demonstrations and examples."

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Why Algebra Matters (and Why Andrew Hacker is Off-Target ...

The advent of the Internet and the emergence of quantifiable data is making math skills critical to many white-collar professions; marketers and public relations staffers, for example, have to understand the arcane aspects of statistics in ...
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TES iboard: Interactive activity finder

TES iboard: Interactive activity finder | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Find the perfect interactive activity for your English, geography, history, ICT, maths, RE or science class.
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Mega Maths Mat - printout for elementary students as a reference

Mega Maths Mat - printout for elementary students as a reference | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Maths - Download our Mega Maths mat and let children use it as a reference tool in their Maths lessons.

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Maths Online Resource Banks

Maths Online Resource Banks | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Essential, essential resource banks that I have found invaluable and a good starting point for lesson planning, inspiration and ideas.

1) TES Teaching Resources

The TES  teaching resources ...

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Thank you Ana! Great to connect!
Andrew Li's curator insight, March 24, 2014 6:55 AM

This is an entry from a blog focusing on all things numbers and teaching. It contains a good number of links to valuable teaching resources in maths topics, including teacher networks and commercial sites.

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Do’h! Maths is a doddle

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A book revealing secret maths in The Simpsons could help children in the classroom.
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Integrating iPads for Learning Support within your Mainstream Classroom (Auckland Day 2) – WORKSHOP HANDOUT | The Spectronics Blog

Integrating iPads for Learning Support within your Mainstream Classroom (Auckland Day 2) – WORKSHOP HANDOUT | The Spectronics Blog | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Adding content to your iPads to support students with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder need support in the areas of communication, behaviour and...
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DoodleMaths - a Maths tutor app for the iPhone and iPad

DoodleMaths - a Maths tutor app for the iPhone and iPad | pi r squared | Scoop.it
DoodleMaths is a professional Maths tutor app for the iPhone and iPad. This app has been designed by a team of teachers and follows the UK Key Stage 2 curriculum. DoodleMaths ascertains your child's level and recommends an initial study package.
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Interactive Math Activities, Demonstrations, Lessons with definitions and examples, worksheets, Interactive Activities and other Resources

Interactive Math Activities, Demonstrations, Lessons with definitions and examples, worksheets, Interactive Activities and other Resources | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Mathwarehouse.com--a website dedicated to Math lessons, demonstrations, interactive activities and online quizzes on all areas of geometry, algebra and trigonometry.

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Dee KC's curator insight, March 3, 2013 4:53 AM

Loving anything that help make learning varied.

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graphing calculator on this is helpful
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Learn Maths with Beluga

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This is a 'must try' maths iPad app. Play fun, useful and beautifully designed games for every numeracy topic. Adding to algebra! The more you play, the more levels that get unlocked. Download the app at https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/learn-maths-with-beluga/id594402201

 

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Maths


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Jacq's curator insight, February 24, 2013 6:40 AM

This looks good

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New research helps explain why girls do better in school

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The data show, for the first time, that gender disparities in teacher grades start early and uniformly favor girls. In every subject ....
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The iPad and Maths – Are we there yet? Pt 2 (non Math apps do the ...

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My last post focused on the state of apps related to Numeracy education and concluded that the iPad has a fair way to go in how it is being utilized to develop number skills through the current crop of Maths applications.
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When people worry about maths, the brain feels the pain

When people worry about maths, the brain feels the pain | pi r squared | Scoop.it
Mathematics anxiety can prompt a response in the brain similar to when a person experiences physical pain, according to new research at the University of Chicago.

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