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Can I colour Maths?

#teammagicalmaths @MrLsMathsApps Can I colour Maths? The children in my class always love it when I connect the Ipad to the projector and then know we are going to play a game (if we had a class set of Ipads I

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Are you making your pupils scratch where there is no itch? Great Read!

Guest Blogger: @thenumberverse  NEED BEFORE FEED: I Don’t Have A Question For Your Answer. How well should we expect pupils to listen, engage, and try? Why should they, over and above a sense of duty? Let’s say you start a lesson

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

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

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Top Tips to find Great Maths Resources online! Useful Advice!

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Guestblogger:  @cincottapeter I’ve just had my 50th birthday and I am completing my 26th year in the education field.  The differences between today and when I began teaching are certainly many.  One of these is the vast amount of great

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Top 10 funny detention slips, the last one is hilarious!

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Funny Detention Slips These are the top 10 funny detention slips issued to pupils around the globe! Some of them are very funny and some I still do not get. None the less try not to share the funny detention

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Top 10 classroom displays for pupil learning with a twist! How are your classroom displays?

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How are your classroom displays? Are you looking for ideas for classroom displays? Here we have the top 10 classroom pupil wall displays but with a little twist! After coming across quite a few pupil classroom displays around the world,

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7 simple reminders when life gets you down! Please share as you don’t know who might just need it!

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When life gets you down If you somehow get to read this post please share as you just do not know who might need it at the moment! It probably will make the difference to someone out there who really

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Top 50 Maths mini plenary ideas to use in an outstanding Maths lesson

Top 50 Mini Plenaries

Mini plenaries – ideas to use in any lesson to demonstrate progress If you are looking for ways to become an Outstanding Teacher then you have come to the right page.   The current buzz word at the moment is “mini plenary”,

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How do I choose a Math Tutor? Choosing a Math Tutor?

How do I choose a Math Tutor? A common question I am asked by parents and pupils is “How do I choose the right Math Tutor for my child?” or “What makes a good Math Tutor?”, “How do I know

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Teaching, the profession that creates all other professions

Teaching, the profession that creates all other professions

Teaching, the profession that creates all other professions I came across this meme from Tieks and I found the message very impactful! I think it is a message that everyone needs to remember and share with others.

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