Maths Teaching

May 29, 2008

Mental Maths

Filed under: games,KS3 — Maths Chick @ 4:55 pm

If you have pupils that find it difficult to learn their tables, or that rely on using their calculator too much, then get them to play these games on the link below:

Tutpup website


April 21, 2008

Past SATs Papers

Filed under: Exam Questions,KS3,Past papers — Maths Chick @ 12:26 pm

The “Emaths” website by Mark McCourt has many resources for teachers and pupils, including a whole bunch of past SATs papers, together with their solutions, mental tests and grade boundaries.

January 29, 2008

Tarsia Resources

Filed under: C1,games,KS3,KS4,KS5,Sorting cards,Tarsia,Uncategorized — Maths Chick @ 11:00 am

Formulator Tarsia 2.0 is a fantastic piece of freeware that enables you to make games for lessons to be more enjoyable. You can make jigsaws (of all different sizes and shapes), dominoes and sorting cards. It has been made by Hermitech Laboratory and can be downloaded from their website by clicking the link.

Mark McCourt’s Emaths website provides a number of Tarsia resources for topics across the curriculum

Teachers have uploaded their Tarsia games on to the web. Find their pre-made games by clicking on the links below:

Number games – KS3 – KS4

Algebra games – KS3 – KS4

Shape games – KS3

Data Handling games – KS3

A level games – Differentiation

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