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Would you agree that this is the best Maths tip ever!

the best maths tip ever

The best Maths tips ever I would so love to be in the position of being able to do this out in a restaurant and see the face of the waiter. : ) What a way to give a tip,

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When Mathematicians do haircuts – “1/2 Off Haircuts” [VIDEO]

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1/2 Off Haircuts or Zeno’s Hairodox The original picture by JeFFMuMM was one of the most retweeted images on the magical maths timeline on twitter. I was really happy to hear from Jeff himself that there is now an animated version of

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Can you draw a triangle with 3 right angles?

Can you draw a triangle with 3 right angles? This makes a great starter or challenge question to any Maths lesson. Is this possible? Why is it not possible? but then….. This solution works great on a balloon and easy

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How Mathematicians do Valentines day!

Mathematicians and Valentines Day When Mathematicians do Valentines day they say I love you Mathematically. Comments are FREE, please leave one below. Thanks to

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Imagine if we treated teachers like they were football stars! Pass this on to a teacher!

Teachers like football stars This is a classic buzz feed video about how it would possibly be like if we treated teachers like super stars. It  is pretty funny and needs to be passed on to all your teacher friends

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I bet you will not be able to NOT laugh at the funny google teddy bear song! How dependent are we on google!

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The funny teddy bear google song Although very funny this teddy bear’s song illustrates how dependent we are on google for answers to questions across all spectrums of life. Try to show it during form time and see your  class

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Have you ever been in this Maths teacher nightmare scenario? A must see!

Have you ever been in this Maths Teacher nightmare scenario? A must see! Having been in this scenario many times before this video had me in stitches! It is amazing what we as teachers do when a pupil does not

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‘Rate my Focus’ – understanding and taking ownership to help learning excel in Maths.

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Guest Blogger: @MrJPWalton ‘Rate my Focus’ – an idea to help children activate their understanding of, and take ownership of their focus in lessons. This term I have decided to challenge my wonderful Y6 Maths class to develop the amount of time

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OMG, Hilarious! When funny text book drawings go wrong!

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Funny Text Book Drawings I do not whatsoever endorse the defacement of text books but you have to agree that some of the pictures below are really funny. I particular like the 4th one which any art teacher would be

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[VIDEO] What happens to pupils when they do not revise for exams? >> Funny

What happens to pupils when they do not revise for exams? Just a little funny video you can show your pupils when discussing the importance of revision before exams. I am sure as an educator you will be telling your

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Why spelling matters! Top 5 Funny spelling mistakes pupils have made >> share for a smile!

Why Spelling Matters Okay, below we have the top 5 funny spelling mistakes made by some pupils across the globe, most of them made by younger pupils. Some of them are hilarious and a there was a few that just

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[VIDEO] I hate Algebra! I Can’t do Algebra! F*$k Algebra! #mathsfunny

I hate algebra This video extract from Billy Connolly is actually pretty funny and although he makes it out that he does not understand Algebra it is clear that he does have some understanding. Now the short extract below is

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Have you ever taught Venn and Caroll Diagrams like this? KS1, KS2, KS3 or at KS4?

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Venn and Caroll Diagrams at ks1, ks2,ks3 & ks4 Very soon the UK will go Venn Diagram and Caroll Diagram crazy as it is a topic that once was taught at KS1 and KS2 but now is making a new

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What is your favourite number? Mine is 10,213,223! Do you know why? #shareamathsstarter

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What is your favourite number? This is a great little starter/Do Now question you can have on the board when pupils are coming into your classroom. Simply ask learners what their favourite number is and more important why? I love

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[VIDEO] What if you could speak the truth to parents during PTC evenings, what would you say? #funny

Jimmy Kimmel Teacher Video This is a great spoof from the Jimmy Kimmel Show for Teachers’ Day in the US! It made me think about how as Teachers we do not always say what is on our mind during Parents

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