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You will need five cards. On the cards write the letters P E S T O
P stands for 'Prime', E is 'Even', S is 'Square', T is 'Triangular'
and O 'Odd'.
When a number appears hold up the cards that describe it.
This is a visual aid designed to be projected onto a whiteboard for whole
class exposition. It does not need to be an interactive whiteboard.
Vary the speed to match the abilities of your students. Use the freeze button
on the projector to talk about a particular number.
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Flash Tables
A never ending sequence of times tables questions to be projected on to a
whiteboard or screen.
The short web address is:
Transum.org/go/?to=flashtables

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The short web address is:
Transum.org/go/?to=quickulations

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Satisfaction
This is quite a challenging number grouping puzzle requiring a knowledge of
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The short web address is:
Transum.org/go/?to=satisfaction

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Maths Bingo
This application will pick the bingo numbers for you and present each of the
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The short web address is:
Transum.org/go/?to=mathsbingo

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Fraction Spinners
Know the properties of the fractions randomly produced by the two spinners.
The short web address is:
Transum.org/go/?to=spinners

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Starter of the Day
A different Maths lesson starter for each day of the year plus a related
interactive activity for your pupils to engage with.
The short web
address is:
Transum.org/go/?to=starter

Transum,
Monday, May 11, 2015
"It would be great to get a photograph of a class doing PESTO to publish on this page. The bigger the cards the better!"