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Is Outdoor Play the Answer to Boys’ “Poor” Primary School Maths Performance?

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#teammagicalmaths Pentagon Play Is Outdoor Play the Answer to Boys’ “Poor” Primary School Maths Performance? A lot of pressure is put on young children from a very early age. In particular, mathematics and science are introduced at a stage when

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Are teachers the busiest workers? What do you think?

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Are teachers the busiest workers? What do you think? Take a look at this infographic which asks the question of whether teachers are the busiest workers in the UK. The numbers do not lie but feel free to comment below.

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Top 10 End of Term Luxuries That Teachers Look Forward to!

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Top 10 End of Term Luxuries for Teachers When that bell rings for the end of term teachers around the world think about all the luxuries that they can look forward to during their term break. Below are the top

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The Secret Maths Behind the Perfect Summer Body and Losing Belly Fat Weight!

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The Secret Maths Behind the Perfect Summer Body and Losing Belly Fat Weight! Most people want to lose weight, have that summer body that they have always desired but do not want to go the gym. Well there is an

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Could this be the hottest Maths teacher in the world?

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Could this be the hottest Maths teacher in the world? Pietro Boselli is a model and professor in Modelling & Analysis for the Mathematics Department at Univeristy College London. After his PhD he decided to hit the modelling world. He

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Tell me that you are not impressed with this! The coolest dad ever!

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Tell me that you are not impressed with this! The coolest dad ever! This is what happens when your dad works in the movies or whatever you want to call it. This is a great video to show during any

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Top 10 jobs of a teacher that you probably did not know about! The last is the best!

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The Top 10 jobs of a teacher that you probably did not know about! Those who do not teach will have no idea to all the extra jobs that teachers do, and those who do teach will be left with

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Top 5 safety tips to consider when playing Pokemon Go #PokemonGOuk

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Top 5 safety tips to consider when playing Pokemon Go As millions of kids around the world begin to download and play the hit phenomenon game Pokemon Go it is paramount that they are aware of the dangers of playing

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Did you know that the summer holiday is exactly 10! seconds?

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Did you know that the summer holiday is exactly 10! seconds? Teachers love their summer holidays and what a way to celebrate it by looking at this Mathematical fact that I found on the internet How cool is this! BTW,

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WOW! Are you really who you think you are? Watch to the end!

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Begin your DNA journey here? This is a great video to show your students during form time about how we all are very alike! We have more in common than other nationalities than we think! Make sure you watch this

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What is so sexy about Maths?

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What is so sexy about Maths? Cedric Villani says that Maths allows us to go beyond our intuition to uncover their mysteries. In the TED video Cedricspeaks to the thrill of discovery and details the sometimes crazy life of a

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Take a look inside the mind of a procrastinator later on!

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Take a look inside the mind of a procrastinator later on! This is a thought provoking TED video by Tim Urban who knows that procrastination does not make sense, but he has never been able to shake off his bad

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This will shock you! The Secret why Finland’s education system is ranked 1 in the world!

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The secret to why Finland has the number 1 ranked educational system in the world! This clip is from the film “Where to invade next” and reveals Finland’s educational success. I guarantee it will bring a smile to your face

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:: What are the EdExcel GCSE Linear Mathematics 1MA0 May June 2016 Grade Boundaries and Mark Schemes?

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What are the EdExcel GCSE Linear Mathematics 1MA0 May June 2016 Grade Boundaries and Mark Scheme? Below are the EdExcel GCSE Linear Mathematics 1MA0 June 2016 Paper 1 Grade Boundaries and Mark Schemes and EdExcel GCSE Linear Mathematics 1MA0 June 2016 Paper 2

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Take a look at this 10 x 10 Hundred Grid Scanner Tool Resource!

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10 x 10 Hundred Grid Scanner Tool Take a look at this great resource to develop the understanding of place value, addition, subtraction and number bonds. It took a while to create my own version of the resource but you

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