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USING THE IPAD IN THE MATHS CLASSROOM

Transform understanding, motivation and confidence with the iPad
About this course

Do you want to know how the iPad can add value to learning even for very short periods?

Do you want to know how the teaching of mathematics can be significantly improved by the use of the iPad?

Do you want to see some of the very best of practice in the teaching of maths?

iPads have near-instant switch on and unparalleled reliability which makes them ideal for adding value to learning, even for very short periods. The teaching of mathematics can be greatly enhanced by the use of the iPad, but only if you get it right. This highly regarded course, for teachers with at least a basic grasp of using an iPad, showcases the very best practice.

When attending this course at a venue, all delegates MUST bring:

  • a fully charged iPad with them
  • the downloaded apps specified - a list of the apps required will be sent one week prior to the running of the course.

 

Course Outcomes:
  • Receive a clear demonstration of how iPads can transform the learning of maths and make students work harder than you do!
  • Discover the most effective apps to support maths learning
  • Experience a totally hands-on day to allow you to confidently put into practice what has been learned
  • Gain a fuller understanding of flipped lessons and the possible future of education
Course Outline:
Practicals

Apps that support maths concepts

Following students’ learning journeys

Graphs and iPads

Simulation apps to allow experimentation

The ‘Must Have’ iPad Apps for the Maths Classroom

Introducing the Apps

Using the Apps – a practical session

How to use them in the classroom – lesson structure

How to keep up-to-date with new App developments

Showing Progress

Assessment tools for maths

Peer assessment with an iPad – how this can become a reality

High quality feedback using an iPad

Tips for the classroom management of iPads

Wendy Imperato

wendy.imperato@dragonfly-training.co.uk

029 2071 1787

LONDON WEST
26TH JUNE

£280 + VAT BOOK NOW

CARDIFF
4TH JULY

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Mary Chapman

mary@dragonfly-training.co.uk

+44 (0)29 2071 1787
WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

“An excellent course - probably the best I have attended in many years. Very practical based - not "bogged down" with educational theory and Neil recognised the limitation of using technology in class and was realistic the whole time - this was refreshing.”

Maths Teacher , St George's School, Harpenden

Excellent course, extremely useful, very practical and easy to link to classroom practice.

Teacher , Pontarddulais Comprehensive School

This was a great course - I got lots of ideas of ways to use iPads effectively to teach Maths.

Teacher , Colston's School

Great session, with an abundance of practical resources that can be used in the class.

Teacher , Bishop Hedley High School

Fantastic day! I left feeling enthusiastic and confident about using iPads in the classroom and wanting to explore even more.

Teacher , Milton Junior School

Fantastic course, great overview in the presentation for curriculum planning as well.

Teacher , West Herts College

Lots of useful ideas and information. I am very pleased it was about quality of student learning and efficiency rather than product or tool! Quality day.

Teacher , Blueprint Pupil Referral
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