Educational Activities for the Weekend

The school week is over and your children are ready to put their learning on pause and partake in all sorts of activities like Saturday cartoons, weekend sports and birthday parties. But your child’s weekend doesn’t have to be restricted to either learning or fun, it is possible to have your cake and eat it [...]

By |March 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Pi Day 2016: Celebrate with the Mathletics team

Let's talk Pi (π) Happy 3.14159265359 Day! That’s right, the 14 March is the annual worldwide celebration of Pi. Pi is represented by the Greek symbol π. Did you know that the number Pi (π) is a mathematical constant whose value is the ratio of any circle circumference (C) to its diameter (d) and is [...]

By |March 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for Teachers

It's time to stop reminiscing about the past year and think about the new year ahead! The yearly tradition of resolutions is among us so let's start brainstorming.  Here are the Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for Teachers: Happy New Year! Get the thinking caps on To get your students focused on the [...]

By |January 6th, 2016|0 Comments

December Mathletics Master Class

Congratulations Ms. Wallden! We are excited to announce our December Mathletics Master Class recipient – Marie Wallden, grade 5/6 teacher at Deroche Elementary School within Mission District (SD 75), British Columbia. We are thrilled that all students in grades 1 - 6 at Deroche Elementary School are using Mathletics! School: Deroche Elementary School Teacher: Marie Wallden [...]

By |November 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Professional Development Opportunity: Dr. Marian Small Videos

We recognize that teachers are lifelong learners. To help their students succeed, they continuously seek to augment their toolbox of skills. According to a study commissioned by the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation, the ideal professional development experience should possess a variety of attributes  in order to be successfully implemented in day-to-day teaching. Professional development [...]

By |November 7th, 2015|0 Comments

The importance of parent-teacher communication

There’s plenty of evidence that shows positive communication between parents and teachers helps improve academic performance. As your child’s greatest teacher and role model, it's vital that you get involved in their schooling, rather than sitting back and letting the teacher handle it all. Your child need to see the importance that you, as their [...]

By |May 3rd, 2015|5 Comments

English Language Day 2015

Thursday 23rd April is English Language Day What do your students know about the history of the English Language? English Language Day was established by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to entertain and inform people on the history, culture and achievements associated with the language. This annual event is celebrated on the anniversary [...]

By |April 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

How to keep your child learning through the holidays

Nobody will be more aware of this "whew" than those with a house-load of energetic, excitable and restless kids. Add rain, cold weather, siblings, together with the inevitable colds and flu and it can be a recipe for disaster that will get you agreeing to ANYTHING (literally) for a few minutes of quiet. Before you: [...]

By |April 1st, 2015|0 Comments

Dan Haesler will be speaking at the Love Learning Conference in August 2015.

Here it from the man himself! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lce34MVzxAE&feature=youtu.be

By |March 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Dan Haesler on Blogging with Purpose

Dan Haesler unlocks the power of the blog Dan Haesler discusses how to enhance teaching and learning through blogs and discusses three key types: teachers' professional blogs, classroom blogs and individual student blogs.  Dan tells us why and how to access this powerful tool and includes links to get you started. Dan Haesler will [...]

By |November 4th, 2014|0 Comments

Lahore hosts the Love Learning Conference

Pakistani's educators welcomed at the Love Love Learning Conference Gulam Rabbani Shah Pakistan’s inaugural Love Learning Conference took place on August 30 at the Sukh Chaan Wellness Club, in Lahore.  Teachers were guaranteed they would be inspired and according to the feedback they were not disappointed! Delegates were fortunate to have lead education [...]

By |September 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Teacher focus: How to use the Jenolan Caves Investigation Program

You can use the investigation program to teach in many different ways. It’s your choice! Here are some ideas to get you started: In the classroom: Independent learning: Simply allow the students to enter the caves and wander around. They will encounter the sample stations and be prompted to activate them by correctly placing instruments [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|0 Comments

The Jenolan Caves Investigation Program’s purpose for your students

What is the Jenolan Caves Investigation Program? The Jenolan Caves Investigation Program is a groundbreaking education experience which makes it possible for students to investigate one of the most spectacular cave systems in the world right from their computer or tablet. Integrated with IntoScience, the Jenolan Caves Investigation Program puts students into a virtual world [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|0 Comments

The making of IntoScience’s Jenolan Caves Investigation Program

A cave-load of work has gone into being able to deliver the Jenolan Caves Investigation Program to students across the nation, and here is how it has happened… Watch the video below for the first installment on the making of the Jenolan Caves program.   Discovering the Jenolan Caves The story begins with a visit [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|0 Comments

Meet “Zebedee” – CSIRO’s cutting edge technology

CSIRO is pushing the boundaries of 3D mapping with its groundbreaking handheld laser scanner, Zebedee.  The Zebedee is transforming the ways in which we are able to digitally experience unknown environments, as it possesses the ability to map locations which were previously too challenging to measure. This capability is attributed to the fact that firstly, [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|0 Comments