Maths

Homework in the Senior Classes

Homework in the Senior Classes

Homework! A much debated topic among teachers and children. How much homework do you give? Here's my homework strategy:   Maths: Last year, I used Mental Maths for homework.It is an excellent book but I think it is better suited to the classroom. I now give the...

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Maths Lesson Structure in 5th and 6th Class

Due to the positive responses from my post yesterday on how I approach English, here is one for maths! Maths is way easier to plan for as it is not as dense/broad as English.   I teach maths in the morning, always. We do one page of handwriting or free writing first...

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Maths Lessons: Money

I really enjoy teaching the money strand. When I opened the  Planet Maths book last week, I nearly fell asleep instantaneously. It was just so exceptionally boring. I despise maths text books. So, I addressed what standard units/ objectives needed to be covered, and...

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Lines and Angles

 The children in 4th, 5th and 6th class made 2d shapes out of straws and various angles out of lollypop sticks. This was a great starter activity to assess their prior knowledge of the shapes and angles. The activity included active learning, collaborative learning,...

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