Using the Ipad in the Maths Classroom (47)

Provider: Dragonfly Training
£260.00 + VAT per person at London

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Description Transform understanding, motivation and confidence with the iPad
Duration 9am - 3pm

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Categories Primary, Secondary, Teaching and Learning, Mathematics / Numeracy, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, Computing / ICT, Teaching staff, ICT / Computing, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

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 seriously changed 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 make them feasible to add value to learning even for very short periods. The teaching of mathematics can be seriously changed by the use of the iPad, but only if you get it right. This superbly regarded course, for teachers with at least a basic grasp of using an iPad, showcases the very best of practice.

NOTE: All delegates MUST bring a fully charged iPad with them, as well as the downloaded apps specified. A list of required apps will be sent one week prior to the running of the course.

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This course aims to:

  • A clear demonstration on how iPads can transform the learning of maths and make students work harder than you do!
  • An explanation of the most effective apps to support maths learning
  • A totally hands-on day to allow you to confidently put into practice what has been learned
  • An understanding of flipped lessons and the possible future of education
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Course Outline:
Session 1:Practicals
  • Apps that support maths concepts
  • Following students’ learning journeys
  • Graphs and iPads
  • Simulation apps to allow experimentation
Session 2: 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
Session 3: 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
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Trainer: Neil Atkin


Date Location Details
Nov 07, 2017 09:00 Novotel London West - Info