Pretty Patterns

Dani said, Most of us worked well together by taking turns and listening to each other. Read more about 'Pretty Patterns'...

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The Magic of Rainbow Reading

Headphones on and strange looking pens at the ready, they tap the ‘magic dots,’ more commonly known as ‘reading dots’ and hey presto! The students have started their Rainbow Reading session. Read more about 'The Magic of Rainbow Reading'...

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JourneyBegins

When working in a Year 5 class, I was shared an example of building a picture in a reader’s head and to ‘show not tell’ when we write. Read more about 'JourneyBegins'...

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Attributes in Algebra

Learning Objective: to create and continue a pattern using a single attribute.Learning Objective: to describe an efficient algorithm to communicate a pattern.As part of Room 11’s work on patterns and... Read more about 'Attributes in Algebra'...

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Calculator Fun

It was fun because once you worked out the number sequence answer, you turned the calculator upside down and the numbers spelt a word. - Kevin Read more about 'Calculator Fun '...

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The Measure Hunt

Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, Room 3 is investigating measurement as part of their mathematics learning. A measurement hunt was a fun activity to get students thinking about what can be used to measure different objects.

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Steaming Ahead

Students looked at examples of geothermal power stations. As a group they investigated, described what they looked like and thought about the link of the names to our own school... Read more about 'Steaming Ahead'...

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