This year – the 10th anniversary of Whizz Education – we’ve got a lot of exciting developments in store to make Maths-Whizz even better. If you attended to the BETT Show 2014, you will have seen what we’re doing to help you and your school raise standards in maths, including the latest update to Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource.
What is Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource?
Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource is a powerful and effective educational tool that make maths easier to teach and more fun to learn. It has been designed to aid whole class, small group or computer suite teaching in a visually stimulating way, covering all the learning objectives in the National Numeracy Strategy from Foundation up to Year 8.
How does it work?
Matching charts are used to help teachers to specific framework objectives and blocks.
Over 1,200 exercises and worksheets. Each exercise includes a lively animation that explains the teaching objective in an active, compelling way, a chance for students to try it for themselves, rewards for those who crack it and plenty of encouragement and assistance for those who need a little extra help.
Ideal for whole class learning using a projector or interactive whiteboard.
Can also be used successfully in small groups or computer suites.
Used by teachers to support learning of the curriculum in an educationally powerful and interactive way that engages students.
What has been updated in the new version?
1. Mixed test worksheets
Following the feedback received from teachers who use Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource, now it is possible to create new worksheets by selecting up to 4 topics, multiple difficulty levels and setting the number of questions for the test.
2. Certificates and results sheets
Each time a student completes a session, teachers will now be able to print off a certificate or a result sheet. These are aimed to provide offline proof that the student has attempted specific exercises.
3. Updates to the interactive board
The new Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource interactive board includes:
Multiple sheets, allowing students and teachers to use multiple sheets to drag the components onto.
Interactive wallets and piggy banks.
Length and weight converters.
Scaling option applied to more panels.
New shapes, including 3D shapes.
4. Brand new user interface
The new look and feel of Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource provides clear navigation, making it easier for you to know where you are and find where you want to get to.
If you’d like to benefit from these features and achieve excellence in mathematics, speak to a Whizz Advisor [+44 (0)20 7298 5179] or request more information about Maths-Whizz Teachers’ Resource today!