JEPS Tech News 2

Maths Resources

iPad Apps

Here are some Maths apps you might like to try this week.

Websites

Premier's Reading Challenge

During technology room sessions this week could each 3-6 student please register for the Challenge in their portal and begin to enter the books they have read?

Help us reach the goal of every student completing the Challenge.


https://products.schools.nsw.edu.au/prc/logon.html is the link from home.

Laptops and Tech Room

Here are some sites for Maths that you might like to use this week.


http://www.k-5mathteachingresources.com/

This site provides an extensive collection of free resources, math games, and hands-on math activities aligned with the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. Our math printables are suitable for use in math centres, small group or whole class settings. Instructions for each activity are presented in large print on a task card in child-friendly language to enable students to work on tasks independently after a brief introduction to the task.


http://mathslinks.net/browse/nswk-10

a directory of useful objects found on the web for teaching Maths


http://tjps56c.edublogs.org/2013/03/07/maths-investigation-fantasy-flight/

an example of a Maths investigation, applying Mathematical knowledge.


https://detwww.det.nsw.edu.au/curr_support/maths/reddragonfly

The Red Dragonfly Mathematics Challenge is an English adaptation of a classic Japanese mathematics problem-solving book. It provides a range of easily understood problems to challenge and stimulate student interest and reward perseverance. All the challenges have been used in primary classrooms and emphasise essential algebraic reasoning. (DEC intranet only)

Resource of the Week

Program Builder

https://pb.bos.nsw.edu.au/features

Easily links to Syllabus documents in terms of outcomes. Users are able to produce Program, Units and list resources etc, create a scope and sequence. Looks very user friendly!

This week's video conferences

Tuesday, 12th March

SMARTIES Maths - 4M and 4T - 10.30am and 5M and 5T - 11.30am