Guest Blogger: Chris Dunn @ShrekTheTeacher Having struggled to find any maths games that children go back to again and again, I have created two myself that I hope will make a difference… I have focussed on recognising numerals, matching them with quantities, and ordering…skills that take plenty of practise! The games use very simple on screen [...]
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Thanks to flashmaths.co.uk for this addictive game to improve “adding” and “subtracting”. I have used it many times for low ability sets as starters and plenaries and it really gets learners engaged. The lower sets tend to be small so it is a great way to end the lesson by getting everyone to have a [...]
This guest post was written by Eddie Woo, a high school mathematics teacher from Sydney, Australia who films his lessons and publishes them for free on Youtube. Youtube: http://youtube.com/misterwootube Twitter: @misterwootube Facebook: http://facebook.com/eddiew00 When I started out as a teacher in 2008, video felt like the domain of experts. The equipment, software and skills required to produce [...]
Using the interactive whiteboard effectively is an area that most teachers would love to develop their skill set and resources. Below are the top 10 resources that are available on the site to use and share. More to be added soon…. 1) Countdown clock The added advantage is that the timer has Fractions, Decimals [...]
This is an amazing video showing a new fluid simulation technique, using Position Based Dynamics approach. The water looks so real, so it is hard to believe that this is just a digital simulation of water. This would make a great starter to a ICT lesson on animation or a science lesson on water.
When I was in the classroom, I used to tell students that if two students had exactly the same answers to a GCSE paper, some right, some wrong, then the one who showed their working out would get the better marks. I used to ban correction fluid, not because they would sniff it, but because [...]
What is Sum dog? Sumdog is a free online resource that is designed to improve numeracy for learners at many different levels. Topics range from subtraction to area at different skill levels. Sumdog covers over 100 numeracy topics and has ten different levels within each area. The classroom Teacher can register a class and each [...]
One Take Song Mash-Up by the Highland Trouveres, 49 people 1 take music video, this is a very impressive video showing the talents of some young film makers!! This is an amazing 8 Minute 1 take video of the Highland Trouveres. The film was directed and filmed by Ben Fisher and Bryton Nield and is [...]
This is why schools should teach every learner to be able to programme! Inspiring! Having spent my the early part of my career as a successful programmer I totally agree with this inspirational video. If you know how to program and you can dream it, than you can create it!! “Everyone in the country should [...]
Download FREE ICT Computer Science Computer Images I am always asked about FREE ICT Clip arts and pictures that can be used for power points and presentations.