Tag: NSP

Numerical Reasoning with SIG-24

Share Button

Last Monday we had the great pleasure of working on Numerical Reasoning with SIG-24, a group of 11 schools headed by the tireless Janet Hayward (Headteacher at Cadoxton Primary School). The schools brought some learners from their Year 4 and

Posted in Blog, CPD, iPad Integration Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Skimming and scanning with Rosetta

Share Button

You must have heard something in the news about the Rosetta probe and its chase of Comet 67P. News items like this one offer tremendous opportunities to develop a number of skills, but in this post I want to focus

Posted in Blog Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Bolt vs Blake in numbers

Share Button

I spotted the infographic below on the Telegraph website at the end of the 2012 Games and I thought it was a terrific resource to explore a developĀ of numeracy skills in an engaging way. You can infer information and trends

Posted in Blog Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Developing numeracy every day through group work

Share Button

I was reading this great Blog post by @MiddleWeb this morning about effective group work and the first idea at the top immediately made me think of a really effective way that this could be used to develop numeracy whenever

Posted in Blog, CPD Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Numerical Reasoning Loyalty Cards

Share Button

Last Thursday I was in the least technology based TeachMeet I have ever attended, #TMBristol. I was very surprised to discover the low tech theme, since @ICTEvangelist was one of the organisers, but I am glad he went for that,

Posted in Blog, CPD Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Minecraft and Medieval Castles (with a pinch of Numeracy too)

Share Button

This video is an example of how you can use Minecraft on iPads/iPods to stimulate learners’ creativity and ask them questions about topics they are learning. Children could work collaboratively in small groups, like this example, and the teacher could

Posted in Blog, Implementing, iPad Integration Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Plugin for Social Media by Acurax Wordpress Design Studio
Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookVisit Us On Google PlusVisit Us On Pinterest