General Description

This course will provide participants with pedadogical theories linked to the use of ipad apps for the promotion of engagement of students with different maths topics. Week by week participants will receive complete lesson plans that can be implemented straight away. The course will build ICT knowledge and awareness of apps, which can be utilised to create their own engaging lesson plans.

 

Audience

This is best for Year 5 to 9 maths teachers

 

Teaching Standards

1.5.2 Proficient Level - Know students and how they learn - Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities:  Develop teaching activities that incorporate differentiated strategies to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities,

2.1.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area:  Apply knowledge of the content and teaching strategies of the teaching area to develop engaging teaching activities,

2.3.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Curriculum, assessment and reporting:  Design and implement learning and teaching programs using knowledge of curriculum, assessment and reporting requirements,

2.6.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Information and Communication Technology (ICT):  Use effective teaching strategies to integrate ICT into learning and teaching programs to make selected content relevant and meaningful,

3.4.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning,

4.5.2 Proficient Level - Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments - Use ICT safely, responsibly and ethically:   Incorporate strategies to promote the safe, responsible and ethical use of ICT in learning and teaching

 

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing “Engage Students with iPads in the Middle School Maths Curriculum” before 4th February 2022 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 7 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW curriculum addressing standard descriptors  1.5.2, 2.1.2, 2.3.2, 2.6.2, 3.4.2, 4.5.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

 

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: Introduction

    • Welcome

    • Apps

    • Activity: Reflection

  • 2

    Module 2: Lesson Planner

    • Introduction, Aims and Objectives

    • Lesson Planner Introduction

    • Blank Lesson Planner

    • Lesson Planner - Core Part 1

    • Bloom's Taxonomy

    • Bloom's Activity

    • KUDs - Know, Understand, Do

    • KUD Article

    • Thinking Skills

    • Thinking Skills Activity

    • Ken Robinson - Multiple Intelligences

    • Multiple Intelligence Experience

    • Lesson Planner - Core Part 2

  • 3

    Module 3: Inverse Operations

    • Introduction, Aims and Objectives

    • Lesson Plan: Inverse Operations

    • Week 2 - Part 1

    • Week 2 - Part 2

    • Week 2 - Part 3

    • Compare Australian Standard with KUDs

  • 4

    Module 4: Ratios & Scale

    • Introduction, Aims and Objectives

    • Lesson Planner Ratios & Scale

    • Curriculum Connection

    • Lesson Content

    • iPad Apps

    • Download Apps for this Topic

    • Student Cheat Sheet

    • Lesson Feedback

    • Learning Support & Extension

  • 5

    Module 5: Probability

    • Introduction, Aims and Objectives

    • Probability Curriculum

    • Learning Styles & Pedagogy Planning

    • iPad Apps for Probability

    • Lesson Details

    • Lesson Planner Template

    • Apps You Have Found...

    • Share Your Lesson Planner

  • 6

    Module 6: Distance Between Two Points

    • Introduction, Aims and Objectives

    • Blank Lesson Planner - Distance Between Two Points

    • Pedagogical Framework

    • Explore Apps and Further Planning

    • Lesson Sequence

    • Learning Support and Extension

    • Share Your Lesson Planner

    • Alternative Apps

  • 7

    Module 7: Equations

    • Introduction, Aims and Objectives

    • Blank Lesson Planner

    • Lesson Planning Part 1

    • Further Lesson Planning

    • The Hook

    • Suggested iPad Apps

    • Final Details of Your Lesson

    • Your Lesson Plan

    • App Exploration

  • 8

    Module 8: Assessment

    • Major Assessment

    • Share Your Major Assessment

  • 9

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

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