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10Ticks review by Gaby (Grade 5)

Posted by Nina Adams on Friday, August 16, 2013, In : Classroom Tech Tools 

I am really enjoying 10Ticks. It is such a cool program that makes Maths learning a lot easier for me and my friends. It is so clear and simple to use and I like that I don't have to search the internet for ages to find work to help me. Now it is all in one place!

Our teacher sets the work for us, based on what we are learning in class, and when we're finished we can revise and play lots of different Maths games. I like to play these with my friends, we have competitions over who can score the...

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10Ticks Online Maths Resource

Posted by Nina Adams on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, In : Classroom Tech Tools 
We are very proud to announce that we have partnered with 10Ticks (

What is 10ticks?

  • 10ticks is a sustainable online Mathematics program.
  • Teachers and pupils will have access to an entire CAPs aligned course delivered online, comprising of animated explanations, tests and worksheets.
  • The system provides online and offline access to over 3,500 world class resources.
Why 10ticks?
  • We want to make Mathematics education more interactive, engaging and personal.
  • We have been listening ...

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Using cellular phones for Mathematics

Posted by Nina Adams on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Classroom Tech Tools 

Our High School Mathematics teacher, Mrs du Toit, explains how she uses cell phones to assist with teaching and learning in the classroom:

“The programme that I use allows students free access to information via cellphones. These resources include text books, practice exercises and multi-media content, for e.g. YouTube videos explaining specific Mathematical concepts. The students are also enrolled in an additional programme called Intelligent Practice.

Exercises allow graded repetition o...
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'Techno Maths' Lesson - Fractions

Posted by Nina Adams on Friday, August 3, 2012, In : Classroom Tech Tools 

Mrs Clare Rowe says: “Both Grade 5 classes had a whale of a time playing fraction games on their phones, iPads and laptops during a Friday Maths lesson. The girls had downloaded the games the night before so that were ready to roll the next morning. They teamed up in pairs and gave the following games a good go: Fraction Drills, Fraction Kitchen, Pizza Fractions and iTooch Math Grade 5 Lite. Of course, they are already asking their teachers when they can have another lesson like this!”


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