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Coding Christmas

Coding Christmas | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Continuing with the Christmas theme and appropriate for the end of Computer Science Education Week try Holiday Lights and use coding to light up a holiday tree outside The White House. Holiday Ligh...
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World Maths Day 2014

World Maths Day 2014 | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Update On the World Education Games Website we can see the following message: The World Education Games will be taking a break in 2014 from official competition and will return in 2015. Watch this ...
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Updated 2013. World Maths Day back in 2015.

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Top >10 Mathematics Websites

Top >10 Mathematics Websites | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
I was asked recently about my own top ten Mathematics websites, this request and remembering Edna Sackson's comments on her '10 Ways...' series  reminded me of the various 'Top (insert number here...
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Fully updated and new resources added in 2013.

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Rich Tasks

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The Diigo Rich Tasks list has many resources for the classroom. With any Diigo list you can click on the green link to go direct to the website and then back on your browser if you wish to return t...
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Consistently popular, updated in 2013.

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Online whiteboards

Online whiteboards | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Something I use a lot. I should explain my requirements - I often answer students' questions on mathematics on our school VLE. Now writing mathematics can be a pain (and yes I know about LaTex), a...
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One of the most poular posts since first edition in 2009!

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Graphing Inequalities

Graphing Inequalities | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Thinking about resources to show students how to graph linear inequalities, I can use Autograph in the classroom as I often do but I am always keen to show them resources they can use at home.

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Updated 2013 with slideshow showing more examples on Desmos.

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Lesson Planning - Again!

Lesson Planning - Again! | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Lesson planning - again, that's what we teachers do and something I have been giving a great deal of thought to recently. I wrote not long ago on the subject and since then have tried Ross Morrison...
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Published October 2013

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Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013 | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Jane Hart, Founder of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies has released the list she has compiled of Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013 –  the results of the 7th Annual Learning Tool...
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Published October 2013.

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Desmos – Graphing Calculator

Desmos – Graphing Calculator | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Checking Twitter this morning I noticed Richard Byrne's post (Free technology for Teachers) on the new graphing calculator from Desmos.



This is easy to use and the ability to set up a page...
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Always popular - several updates in 2013.

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Geoboard Activities

Geoboard Activities | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
I have always found the above task, suggested in the National Strategies exemplification examples (click on the above image for the pdf) an excellent one when looking at types of triangles and thei...
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Published July 2013

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‘Bell’ Work

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(Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net) At the beginning of a lesson I like to get everybody busy straight away, making a calm start to the lesson and very much like the idea of so called ‘bell’...
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Updated 2013.

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Christmas 2014

Christmas 2014 | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Christmas resources - all links have been checked / updated. (December 2014) We'll start with Alex Pett’s very beautiful advent calendar complete with history and problems for each day (and turn th...
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Rich Questions in Mathematics

Rich Questions in Mathematics | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Ofsted (The UK Office for Standards in Education, inspect and regulate services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages) as part ...
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Updated 2013. See Diagnostic Questions.

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Bloomin’ Mathematics

Bloomin’ Mathematics | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
It seemed that everywhere I looked today I kept finding Kathy Schrock's ‘Bloomin’ Google‘ where she has categorised Google tools according to Bloom’s revised taxonomy. Her blog post explain...
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One of the most consistently popular posts since it was written in October 2011.

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Arithmagons

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What is an arithmagon?

A picture is worth 1000 words ...



Clearly the numbers in the rectangles are the sum of the numbers in the adjacent circles. Of course there is no need to use additi...
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Consistently popular since first written in 2011.

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Plans and Elevations – Wisweb Applets

Plans and Elevations – Wisweb Applets | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
This week I need some resources to demonstrate plans and elevations. There are several Wisweb applets from the Freudenthal Institute which are excellent for this topic. These work well on  the inte...
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Wonderfully clear demonstrations. 

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Mathematics Posters

Mathematics Posters | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
A consistently popular post on this blog is the one on Mathematics posters. An excellent new addition to the list of sources of free posters is Jenny Eather’s Maths Charts  which includes ove...
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Updated 2013.

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Problems and Activities

Problems and Activities | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
Return to main menu: I'm looking for ... If you are searching for problems and activities for your Mathematics lesson or perhaps for homework where do you start? The following websites all have an ...
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Published 2012, updated 2013.

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Handwriting recognition, LaTex and more!

Handwriting recognition, LaTex and more! | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
A consistently popular post on this blog is that on online whiteboards. If I want to communicate mathematics online to answer a student query for example I find it quicker to use a graphics tablet ...
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Completly revised December 2013

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Examples

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Several slideshows to demonstrate WolframAlpha syntax.

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Consistently popular - I use WolframAlpha regularly with all my classes and encourage them to use it at home.

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Tarsia Puzzles

Tarsia Puzzles | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
With the free Formulator Tarsia software from Hermitech Laboratory, it is possible to create puzzles, domino activities and rectangular card sorts. These work well with students of any age. Most of...
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Progression

Progression | Mathematics Learning and Web 2.0 | Scoop.it
This page has several useful resources to help in understanding progression in Mathematics. The links are also available in this Evernote notebook or alternatively a Diigo list  (the green links...
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