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Ssshhhh, Don’t tell anyone about these Maths Department Secret Santa Gifts!

#teammagicalmaths @MrsKimMcKee Maths Department Secret Santa Gift Buying guide It’s hit me time and time again recently the massive importance of working with a team you get on with well and respect.  I know this isn’t always the case, and there

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

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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Have you thought about having a classroom Maths Makeover?

#teammagicalmaths @MrGordonMaths Have you thought about having a classroom Maths Makeover?  So much of our dead wall space in classrooms can be used to inspire students. We have had a amazing response from students and staff after the work carried out

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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]

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?

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!

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!

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!

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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

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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