I have made some simple A4 number mats, using Clip-Art, that can be printed and laminated for use in class. I use them with playdough e.g. putting the correct amount of candles on a cake, spots on a butterfly or sausages in a frying pan. Counters or dry-wipe markers can also be used of course! … Read more
Scoil Chaitriona Junior National School is a large junior primary school in Galway. During a PCSP maths training session, I spoke with one of its teachers who has developed a brilliant blog on all the Maths activities she has done with her class. The teacher has uploaded photographs of all the activities in action and … Read more
I developed a piece of software to help children in 1st class with problem solving in mathematics. The download file is just over 4MB in size so it is recommended to use a broadband connection. In return for using the file, I would appreciate any comments you might have about it.