Category: Product Review

Guestblogger: @mrtileynunn An easy-read creative little maths book Nick’s (@mrtileynunn) approach is to make maths memorable. This includes using sugar sharks to explain division, greedy crocodiles to look at equations and developing dance routines to understand algebra. Maths need never be …

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Guest Blogger: @hrogerson An Introduction to BYOD – Bring Your Own Device At Easter 2014 our parents were asked to get ready to provide their daughters with an iPad ready to start term in September. I was very excited about this. …

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GuestBlogger: @alanpeat Download the iVisualiser App and turn your Ipad into a Visualiser iVisualiser is the perfect presentation tool for both education and industry alike. Carefully designed to be incredibly simple to use, iVisualiser is a powerful app for collaboration, still-image …

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Guest Blogger: @jsleemo Are you thinking about buying Lollipop sticks? Are you fed up with the same old hands join up whenever you ask a question in the classroom?  Same children wanting to share their ideas while others are passive in …

Buy some Lollipop sticks to improve questioning in your classroom! Read More »

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Photo Math App Now is this the solution to your ongoing Maths problems? Can this really solve any maths problem by simply taking a picture of the question? Well the video below seems to suggest that this is the case. …

WOW! The Photo Math App! Download, take a picture and let it answer any Math question! Read More »

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Guest Blogger:  @primaryapps Primary Apps on Itunes and Android Getting an educational app on to the Apple Store is quite a journey and I’m hoping that through the reading of this post, it might give you an insight into how Primary …

Real all about the the Journey of Primary Apps! Itunes and Android! Read More »

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Guestblogger: @scjmcd Assessing learning using mini whiteboards How many times have you been on a course, when a really good idea comes along and you travel home enthused eager to try it out? Then the reality of a lack of time …

Make your class interactive by assessing learning using mini whiteboards! A mini revolution! Read More »

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Guestblogger: @HolbyL Mini whiteboards for the classroom I was asked to write this blog post after responding to what I thought was an innocent tweet – I have learnt my lesson now! The original question was about how do people use …

Why all teachers should buy and use mini whiteboards in their classroom lessons! Read More »

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Guest Blogger: @MissLeeSays Visualiser for schools Technology overall has become a fundamental teaching and learning tool in classrooms. Proectors, iPads, SMART boards, you name it, some school, some where has got it. But for me on a personal level, in my …

Visualiser for schools! Do you use a classroom visualiser? Great Advice! Read More »

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Guest Blogger:  @mr_g_walton Using Twitter In The Classroom So we all use Twitter, right? It’s a great place to share ideas, collaborate in a virtual staff room, find out about events, etc.  But in the run up to the last …

Have you thought about using twitter in the classroom? Social media, #hashtags and the Maths classroom! Read More »

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Guest Blogger: @malc_henderson Free Online Graphing Calculator When I started teaching my students how to use their calculator, standing at the front of the class holding one in my hands and asking them to find this button and that button. …

Have you seen this big calculator online? Free to download and use interactively in the classroom! Read More »

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#teammagicalmaths @rondelle10_b LED countdown clock or timer – Mega Timer Review The Mega Timer has 8 key features including an alarm, count down timer, stop clock and time / date options. I used the Mega timer a while ago and was drawn to …

Thinking about buying a LED countdown clock or timer for your classroom? Read this Mega Timer review first! Read More »

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Guestblogger: @IanLoynd A Perfect Maths Lesson Teachers have the most important job in the world. At a time when expectations and accountability are at an all-time high, delivering excellence in the classroom has never been more difficult. And this is true …

The answer to creating the “The Perfect Maths Lesson”! @IanLoynd Read More »

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Guest Blogger: @donald_elder Factors and Multiples Math App Math RAPS: Factors and Multiples, Prime and Composite, and Prime Factorization – Jerri Elder Math Raps: Factors & Multiples is available on iTunes and Android now. The app is composed of videos and …

Have you seen this Math App on itunes and Android? Math Raps! Factors and Multiples! Read More »

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Guestblogger: @mathstermaths Mathster is a brand new website launched at the end of last year. Aimed at UK curriculum mathematics from primary to secondary, the site was nominated for a BETT award within a month of its release. Here is a …

Mathster – Is this the MyMaths killer? Read More »

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