A Mathematics Lesson Starter Of The Day

Select a level of difficulty

Open in full window

Here is the URL of an alternative version of this visual aid.

Transum.org/go/?to=Quickulations


Share

Topics: Starter | Arithmetic | Mental Methods

  • Transum,
  •  
  • This appears to be a very popular Mathematics lesson starter. Click on one of the stars below to see a bar chart showing how people have rated this activity. At the time of writing over five times as many people had chosen five as had chosen one. Is it the dynamic nature of the animation? Is it more likely to capture pupils' attention than a static starter? Should more of the starters be like this?
  • Yves, Belgium
  •  
  • Very good.

How did you use this starter? Can you suggest how teachers could present or develop this resource? Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for Maths teachers anywhere in the world.
Click here to enter your comments.

If you don't have the time to provide feedback we'd really appreciate it if you could give this page a score! We are constantly improving and adding to these starters so it would be really helpful to know which ones are most useful. Simply click on a button below:

Excellent, I would like to see more like this
Good, achieved the results I required
Satisfactory
Didn't really capture the interest of the students
Not for me! I wouldn't use this type of activity.

This starter has scored a mean of 3.7 out of 5 based on 376 votes.


Previous Day | This starter is for 12 June | Next Day

 



Casio Classwiz Calculator

There is currently a lot of talk about this new calculator being the best in its price range for use in the Maths classroom. The new ClassWiz features a high-resolution display making it easier to view numerical formulas and symbols but it isn't a graphical calculator as such (it has the capacity to draw graphs on your smart phone or tablet, via a scannable QR code and an app).

As well as basic spreadsheet mode and an equation solving feature you also get the ability to solve quadratic, cubic or quartic polynomial inequalities and the answer is given just as it should be written down, using the correct inequality symbols!

This calculator has a high-performance processor and twice the memory of previous models ensuring speedy operation and superior computational power.more...

Online Maths Shop

Laptops In Lessons

Teacher, do your students have access to computers?
Do they have iPads or Laptops in Lessons?

Whether your students each have a TabletPC, a Surface or a Mac, this activity lends itself to eLearning (Engaged Learning).

Laptops In Lessons

Here a concise URL for a version of this page without the comments.

Transum.org/go/?Start=June12

Here is the URL which will take them to a related student activity.

Transum.org/go/?to=Subtract

 

 


Apple

©1997-2017 WWW.TRANSUM.ORG