# Category Archives: maths

## Special Learning Disability (SLD)

(Source http://www.trainthebrain.co.nz/info/specific-learning-disabilities/) Sometimes kids don’t learn as fast as parents thought they should, or they keep muddling up things like direction, numbers, letter, or perhaps they easily forget words or sounds. Often, tutors hear from parents “What is wrong with my child? … Continue reading

## Make your own crystal candles

Fun with science, and these make great little presents or used to set a calm mood in a room.

## Classroom decoration ideas

There are many inspirational teachers who do wonderful things in their classrooms. Here are some great ideas for classroom decoration: Maths clocks – the numbers are represented by sums which equal the number 2. Texta caps can be a very … Continue reading

## Visual Pythagoras

Remember the Theory of Pythagoras? Here is a visual representation. …and just in case there is Maths nerd lurking:

## Pool noodle Maths!

Here is a clever way to do some Maths with the kids, using pool noodles to make sums. It seems like an easy toy to make that can provide some fun when the kids are bored.

## 13 Circles to make animals…Maths!

Really amazing, this artist decided to take up a challenge to create animals out of 13 circles. The inspiration came from the Twitter logo which was created using 13 circles. Cross blogging it here may spread the word about this … Continue reading

## Simple heart for Valentine’s Day

Great little heart to fold for someone you care about! Have fun for Valentine’s Day.