This term I am going to be thinking hard about learning and how we can make it stick. The first part of this has been a review of my practice… Read more Ramblings from the Classroom – Creating Review/Recall points →

As we are currently heading towards the end of 2019 it naturally brings us all to a point of reflection. The year personally has been the year where I have… Read more Reviewing 2019 – Lesson Principles and Structures →

This week I took a bit of a leap and have used my Cuisenaire Rods and the visualiser to model different areas of ratio. I hadn’t really planned to use… Read more Ramblings for the classroom – Week 14 – Final for 2019! →

The way i’m generally working this blog is now taking photos of certain new phases of lessons that I am developing as it is ensuring I properly reflect as it’s… Read more Ramblings from the Classroom – Week 13 →

Thought I would stay on the theme of using mental models – using this new phrase I appear to picked up somewhere! As we have moved through different types of… Read more Ramblings from the Classroom – Week 12 →

I feel like I have finally taken the manipulatives leap this week and delivered my first set of lessons introducing equations. Using the excellent Mathbot.com Equation Solver. I took the… Read more Ramblings from the Classroom – Week 11 →

This week i have been focussing on the improving to quality of notes which students are taking in my lesson. Through my planning i am trying to create evaluation points… Read more Ramblings from the Maths Classroom – Week 10 →

This week for me has been a lot about re-embedding routines in my classroom after the half term break. I’ve found myself going up through the gears and by Wednesday… Read more Ramblings from the Maths Classroom – Week 9 →