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3D Electric Field Viewer
This outstanding java applet allows you to display the electric field for various configurations of charge. The potential surface of the field may be represented in 2D (equipotential contours) or 3D (wells and peaks). Give it a go! This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Angle Estimator
Everything you need to teach estimation and measurement of angles. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Bead Numbers
An abacus was an ancient tool used for counting and carrying out calculations long before the days of calculators and computers. The online abacus will help you develop your understanding of hundreds, tens and units.
Build Your Own Atom
A wonderful whole-class resource for teaching atomic structure and electron configuration. Children learn how to create an atom from the mass number and atomic number. This resource is also ideal for exploring ions as well as ground states and excited states. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Check-Out Challenge
This set of games allowing pupils to practice and test their mental arithmetic skills by challenging them to work as a cashier in a virtual store and serve as many customers as possible in the allotted time. Pupils have to calculate then make up the correct change, making sure they don't give too little or too much of the store's money away!
Clock
Clock face with animated hand movement. Add and subtract minutes, hours and seconds. Shows current time and includes a 12/24hr digital clock and time in words.
Co-ordinate Game
Test your knowledge of co-ordinates.
Co-ordinate Shapes
This activity will allow you to develop your understanding of co-ordinates and shapes.
Coventry Numeracy Flash Activities (A to C)
Gordon's Flash Modules from the Coventry Numeracy Team, including: Add Expand: expanded addtion Buy 2 items: addiing money and calculating change Calc Balance v3: addition bonds, subtraction bonds, times tables, division facts Carroll v4: Carroll Diagrams for number properties such as multiples, odd numbers, even numbers Chunking Chunking 2a Count Down Timer: Making a total from a given set of numbers and operators, against the clock. Count and Order Counter v1
Curriculumbits.com
This is a free online library of e-learning resources in a growing range of Key Stage 3 and 4 subjects, currently including Art and Design, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English, Mathematics, French, German, Geography, Physical Education, Performing Arts and Business Studies. All of the resources are developed by e-learning specialists in collaboration with teaching staff to ensure that each activity meets specific objectives of the National Curriculum. Video, audio, animation and interactivity have been included for engagement of students and facilitation of learning.
Data Handling
Enter your data into the boxes to produce a variety of graphs and charts. Watch the charts change as you alter the data or alter the chart to see the data change!
Difference Between Two Times
It is sometimes important to be able to work out the difference between two times. For example, you may need to know how long you are going to have to wait between buses or how long a journey will take. This set of activities will help you with your ability to work out the answers.
Dividing by Zero
Dividing by 10, 100, 1000 This is a piece of work designed for use within KS2, looking at the effect on numbers when dividing by 10, 100 and 1000 particularly the effect on decimals.
Division Bingo
Bingo is a well known game that can be a lot of fun. In the traditional game, the numbers are called out by the Bingo caller. This game is similar but the numbers are 'called out' by answering the division number sentences correctly.
Explore Co-ordinates
With this interactive resource from the DfES you can explore co-ordinates as well as change the gird size, its shape and even its colour.
Explore Newton's 1st Law
Notice how in deep space the vehicle's motion continues in the same state unless acted on by a force (i.e. the ships thrusters). Use your knowledge of physics to guide the spaceship through the asteroid mine field. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Formula Pairs
A game to help your pupils remember the formulas for area and volume. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Fractions
Use this interactive fractions activity from the DfES to discover more about fractions, ratios and percentages.
Graph Generator
This powerful (yet simple to use) application allows you to create any 4 quadrant graph, grid or isometric paper. This may then be printed out for classwork or used as a background when using an interactive whiteboard. Brilliant. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Interactive 3D Molecule Viewer
These resources allow pupils to grab an atom and rotate molecular structures to get an appreciation of their 3D structures (requires a java enabled browser). Choose from a selection of structures: graphite, diamond, Buckminster Fullerine, BCC, FCC, Hexagonal close packed, alkanes, benzene... This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Interactive Number Grid
Flip between a 0 - 99, 0 - 100, multiplication or blank grid. The squares can be painted in the colour of your choice. Great for illustrating mental arithmetic techniques or how Eratosthenes' sieve works. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Interactive Reactivity Series
A fun way of learning where the different elements come in the reactivity series - a whole-class game designed for interactive whiteboards. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Interference
This resource allows you to explore the interference patterns produced by two point sources. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Line Graph
The interactive line graph from the DfES allows pupils to model different data sets in real time. The resource comes with some pre-set data such as temperature, journeys and heights.
Make Beliefs Comix
This is a free online tool for creating comic strips, which could be used by pupils to support a wide range of curriculum areas, especially literacy, EAL, community languages, communication skills-based learning and special education needs such as autism or emotional difficulties. Because the resource offers a choice of emotions which can be portrayed by the comic characters, a particularly relevant use could also for the development of emotional intelligence, behaviour and PSHE issues best represented by examples in contexts.
Matchstick Patterns
You can use this activity to create your own series of patterns and work out the relationship between each pattern.
Matchstick Sequencing
This exercise looks at sequencing. What is the next pattern in the sequence and what is the relationship between each pattern in the sequence?
Measures
This is a maths booster activity to help pupils consolidate their understanding of different measures. The units of measurement used in the activity are: litres, millilitres, kilometres, metres, centimetres, grams and kilograms.
Measuring Cylinder
This interactive measuring cylinder from the DfES allows all he flexibility of real-life experiments but with non of the mess!
Measuring Length
The intended audience for this activity is pupils in Year 2 or as a means of re-capping measuring skills in Year 3. File format: Softease TextEase. This file will run in the program 'Easiteach' as well as 'Textease'. If you do not have either then you can download the Textease viewer from the Textease website. (www.textease.co.uk) Instructions are included within the Zip file
Moonlander Game
Use your thrusters to overcome the effects of gravity and bring the moonlander safely down to earth. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Multiplication Puzzle
Find the missing numbers. Grid size and numbers can be customized. Includes an optional timer which can be fixed to a set time or seconds per question.
Number Bingo
Gordon's Flash Modules from the Coventry Numeracy Support Team.
Number Grid
This fabulous resource from the DfES gives teachers and pupils a really flexible number grid from which to explore pattern and sequence.
Percentages
This activity is a series of short, simple demonstrations to show how pupils can work out percentages of money using different strategies.
Periodic Table Game
A fun way to teach your pupils their chemical symbols and where they belong in the periodic table. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Polygon
This excellent tool from the DfES allows users to create scaleable polygons up to 10 sides. A protractor and rule can also be overlaid to carry out virtual measurements.
Polygon Tool
A wonderful tool for investigating regular or irregular polygons. Use the virtual protractor to measure internal and external angles (the line extension function makes this easy). The polygon vertices can be dragged and snapped to your choice of background grid. This software is also ideal for exploring Pythagoras' theorem, triangles in general or the relationship between area and perimeter of shapes. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Problem Solving: Area and Perimeter with Money: pupils' version
Problem Solving: Area and Perimeter with Money: pupils' version belongs to the maths school booster 2007.
Problem Solving: Area and Perimeter with Money: teachers version
Problem Solving: Area and Perimeter with Money: teachers' version belongs to the maths school booster 2007.
Problem-solving with area and perimeter: pupils' version
Problem-solving with area and perimeter: pupils' version belongs to maths schools booster 2007
Problem-solving with area and perimeter: teachers version
Problem-solving with area and perimeter: teachers version belongs to 2007 maths booster
Problem-solving with money: pupils' version
This Problem-solving with money: pupils' version belongs to the maths school booster 2007.
Problem-solving with money: teachers version
Problem-solving with money: teachers version belongs to the maths school booster 2007.
Quality Curriculum Support Online
There are tons of free learning activities on this subscription-based website. It is also cross-referenced and offers a catalogue of websites covering all curriculum areas from Foundation to KS3. The website is also speech-enabled.
Ratio and proportion: pupils' version
The Ratio and proportion: pupils' version belongs to the maths school booster 2007.
Ratio and proportion: teachers version
Ratio and proportion: teachers version belongs to the maths school booster 2007.
Reflection using Geometers Sketchpad
A KS3 Maths activity. Reflections on Interactive Whiteboards using Geometers Sketchpad.
Ruler
This interactive rule from the DfES allows you to measure straight lines or shapes which you can draw using the pencil tool.
School Booster 2010
This is the latest 2010 version of School Booster which now includes the latest resource: Miss Dee Vider! You can also find last year's Maths Booster, Magically Multiplying Tuckshop - both designed to make light work of two tricky maths topics - multiplication and division. Plus loads of maths booster resources, designed to make the trickiest maths topics easy for all Year 6 pupils!
Shapes
Shapes is an activity which supports the development and understanding of 2D and 3D shapes.
Subtracting with Money
This is a set of activities which will help pupils to work out and practise how to subtract using sums of money.
Symmetry
This interactive clickable grid from the DfES allows you to create and investigate and illustrate lines of symmetry and reflection.
TeacherLed.com for interactive whiteboard resources
This is a relatively new IWB resource web site created by a Birmingham maths teacher who has initially populated the site with some excllent maths resources. The resources are simple, effective activities which support a range of maths topics and it the site promises that other curriculum areas will be added with time.
Templates - An Interactive Whiteboard Resource
Open ended resources without content that can be used from Foundation to KS5. Titles: 10 linked pages, Blank Shopping, Cycle 4, Euro Shopping, Multiple Word Bank, One Word Bank, Presentation 6, Romans, Shopping Veg 2.
TES Teaching Resources
Over 89,000 free teaching resources uploaded, reviewed and rated by members of the teaching profession. Free access to downloadable teaching resources, lesson plans, classroom activities, revision guides, whiteboard resources and access to Teachers TV.
The Trainers Challenge
It's a Saturday, it's 9.00am and you've just got up - time to start shopping! You have £50 to spend on some new trainers and you've got just 8 hours in which to sort out the bus timetables, get to town, pay for your bus fares, buy your trainers and get back home.
Time
This is a set of activities which will help you work out and understand time. The games use AM and PM as well as digital and analogue clocks. They also show you how to use a 24 hour clock.
Timer
A huge timer for you to start and stop as you please. The time is given in Hours, minutes, seconds and hundredths of a second. Handy for timed tests, exams and activities. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Two Random Numbers
A KS3/4 Maths activity - Two Random Numbers. Use the 'set up' sheet to choose how many random numbers you want, which number you want to start with and the gap you require between each number
Virtual Dice
This resource contains a set of four 'virtual' dice with six, eight, ten and twelve sides. In additon, each die can be customised to give maximum flexibility.
Virtual Ripple Tank
This beautiful resource allows you to demonstrate such wave phenomena as interference, diffraction (single slit, double slit, etc.), refraction, resonance, and the Doppler effect. A wonderfully visual teaching aid for the interactive whiteboard. (requires a java enabled browser) This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Wave Laboratory
Simply the best way to show you pupils what transverse and longitudinal waves really are. The application allows you to explore progressive and standing waves as well as reflection and interference. An outstanding whole-class teaching resource. This resource has been generously donated by eChalk Ltd.
Whiteboard Tools (NNS)
This is a set of links to some highly interactive learning resources produced by the DfES to support mathematics.
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