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Global blog entries for Mathletics

Introducing Lisa Gooding, NSW Mathletics Lead Educator, St Columba Anglican School

Port Macquarie Lead Educator Lisa Gooding drives Mathletics Lisa Gooding is a Year 4 class teacher 3 days per week and the K to 6 Director of Primary Curriculum for an independent Primary school of just over 520 students.  Being in a team teaching position she teaches all of the Literacy and Numeracy areas. Lisa is passionate [...]

By |August 24th, 2016|1 Comment

2016 Teacher Certification Challenge Wrap-Up

The 2016 Teacher Certification Challenge has officially ended and the winners have been announced. Congratulations Russell MacKenzie from Newstead Christian School, Launceston, TAS and Amy Williums from St Joseph’s School, Queens Park, WA. Click here to see their winning responses. These deserving teachers have each won a Microsoft Surface Book to enhance teaching and [...]

By |August 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Christine Pascoe Leads Mathletics at QLD’s South Johnstone SS

Christine Pascoe has been a Principal for 6 years and recently successfully completed Lead Educator level of Mathletics Certification. Christine enjoys teaching children.  She values reading in particular, for its importance in all subjects, where student understanding in mathematics is helped with reading and comprehending maths. Using Mathletics as a tool, Christine has been able [...]

By |August 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Ellen Stirling PS, WA welcomes Chris Scott as Mathletics Lead Educator

Learning is a discovery - Chris Scott, Ellen Stirling PS I believe that learning should be a discovery. Children need to engage in fun, ‘hands on’ and relevant activities that inspire them to further their knowledge by personal experience with the digital world. I encourage staff and students alike, to interact responsibly with online learning [...]

By |August 1st, 2016|2 Comments

Welcome to Kristie Mulholland, Mathletics Lead Educator at Beverley Hills PS, Vic

Beverley Hills PS gains Mathletics Lead Educator! Kristie Mulholland teaches a wonderful group of grade two students at Beverley Hills PS, who are excelling in all areas of learning.  Having moved to Victoria from NSW, Kristie graduated from the University of Western Sydney in 2009 with a Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies and received her Master of Teaching [...]

By |July 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Our first Mathletics Lead Educator in Qatar!

Ms Sreedevi Deepak is a learning assistant in Nord Anglia International School Al Khor, supporting the maths department. She also happens to be the first Mathletics Lead Educator across the Middle East. This means that Sreedevi successfully achieves all of these things with Mathletics: Encourages links between student studies both at school and at [...]

By |July 4th, 2016|0 Comments

How to make learning memorable

Motivating students is a frequently cited concern for teachers. Most teachers know that motivated students mean happy and academically successful students, but how do you motivate reluctant students to learn? One way is to make every lesson one of a kind, making them memorable in their own right. You can teach to [...]

By |June 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Welcome to Michelle Lord, Mathletics Lead Educator from Wanniassa School, ACT

Michelle Lord is Mathletics Lead Educator from Wanniassa School, ACT Michelle has been teaching for more than ten years in varying roles as classroom teacher, Literacy and Numeracy Field Officer and Executive Teacher Professional Practice. Mathletics is a tool that Michelle has used to support students’ learning within schools over the past seven years as [...]

By |June 24th, 2016|1 Comment

Leonardo Mason – World Record Breaker

Live Mathletics has always been a favourite for many students across the world. It puts students through maths concepts in an adrenaline rush of quick thinking to help build retention of learning concepts. We've seen some amazing scores over the years as some students push themselves to achieve unbelievable feats of mathematical speed and [...]

By |June 14th, 2016|2 Comments

The Importance of Preventing the Summer Slide.

With the end of the school year drawing to a close, teachers and students alike are looking forward to the long, beautiful summer days free of responsibilities and the rigors of learning. Before you put away your pencils and calculators in favor of sunglasses and beach towels though, it’s important to take into consideration the [...]

By |June 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Fun ideas to beat the summer slide!

Summer is right around the corner and we can't wait for some splish-splash fun! However it's important to remember all that hard-earned knowledge gained this school year. Read below for some fun ideas to incorporate math this break and help beat the math summer slide! Sports and Math: whether you are playing sports or watching them, [...]

By |June 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Top Ten Mathletes for Your School Newsletter

Each student is different in how they learn, but one thing they all have in common is that the more time and energy they put into their education the greater the results. So what can you do to give these hard workers the acknowledgment they deserve? Mathletics reports are set up in a [...]

By |June 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Experience Big Data with the NEW Mathletics Activity and Usage Report

Mathletics has always been a hub of digital age learning and development. A resource providing both educational engagement for students and educational power to teachers. The reports capability of Mathletics provides live data from students, giving teachers the power to track progress on an individual, group or class level. Now Mathletics is [...]

By |May 31st, 2016|0 Comments

New Interactive: Passing Time by Dr Marian Small

The Mathletics development team is pleased to announce the release of a brand new 'low floor, high ceiling' interactive. Passing Time, from Dr Marian Small, is the newest addition to Mathletics for Middle Primary students and teachers. You'll find it under the Year 3 tab of the eBook section but it is suitable [...]

By |May 31st, 2016|0 Comments

Introducing Canada’s first Mathletics Lead Educator Sarah Thompson, Chief Poundmaker School, Saskatchewan, CA

Canada’s first Mathletics Lead Educator is Sarah Thompson, Chief Poundmaker School, Saskatchewan, CA Sarah Thompson is most passionate about engaging students through technology such as the use of computer programs, iPad apps, and participating in global projects online. Sarah’s current role is as a math catalyst and levelled literacy intervention (LLI) catalyst at Chief Poundmaker [...]

By |May 24th, 2016|1 Comment