What are number bonds and why are they so important? Number bonds are a simple, easy to understand representation of the connection between addition and subtraction. Seeing the visual representation of two smaller numbers making a larger number, then investigating the relationship between the numbers greatly benefits students in their mental capacity as mathematicians. In this blog post, we will ... Read More about Teach Addition and Subtraction the Easy Way with Number Bonds
Job sharing, particularly in the field of education, has gained significant traction in recent years as many parents head back into the workforce in a part time capacity after having children. It offers a unique opportunity for teachers to collaborate, pool their skills, and create an enriching learning environment for students. As someone who has had the privilege of sharing a teaching contract ... Read More about Job Sharing – 5 Things I Have Learnt Sharing a Contract and a Classroom
Counting is one of the fundamental skills that every kindergarten student needs to learn. After an Alphabet Chart, Number Posters are the next thing you will put up on display in your classroom. Students will use these posters on a daily basis, memorizing numbers, copying how they are spelt and how numbers can be represented. In this blog post, we'll explore the benefits of using number posters in ... Read More about Colourful Number Posters to Help Your Kindergarten Students Count to 20
Teaching math can be challenging, especially when you're covering topics like geometry. Upper elementary students are at an age where they're beginning to explore more complex mathematical concepts, and angles are one of them. Understanding the different types of angles can sometimes be tricky, but with the right teaching tools, you can make it engaging and fun. Let's explore how posters can be a ... Read More about Types of Angles – Display Posters to Help You Teach Tricky Math Topics
Let's talk about the importance of encouraging students’ self reflection during maths lessons. As a teacher, you understand how essential it is that your learners engage in classroom tasks with enthusiasm and curiosity towards learning new concepts. Research has shown that engaging your class in meaningful dialogue can help foster their understanding of mathematical principles. To take this one ... Read More about Encouraging Students Self-Reflection to Engage your Learners in Maths Lessons
Welcome teachers! Are you looking for a fun, engaging activity to help your students through an easy developing number sense game? If so, look no further than Make It! - an interactive number game designed specifically for kindergarteners that helps them think critically, work together and learn about numbers. In this game, players are tasked with building towers out of cubes in order to match ... Read More about Make It! A Developing Number Sense Game for Numbers to 10 and 20!