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Teaching through the pandemic 1 – Martyn Yeo

A Year 4 teacher talks about his enthusiasm for using manipulatives and how he’s adapted for Covid-19 restrictions

Teaching through the pandemic 1 – Martyn Yeo
  • Published: 08/10/2020

Martyn Yeo teaches Year 4 at a primary school in Warwickshire. In this episode, he discusses the benefits of using manipulatives for teaching maths, and how restrictions on sharing equipment means that he has had to adapt. He discusses the use of online versions of his favourite manipulatives and other ways he has adjusted his usual approach.

Show notes

Taking part in the discussion are:

  • Martyn Yeo: Year 4 teacher and wider curriculum lead, from Goodyers End School in Warwickshire
  • Gwen Tresidder: NCETM Communications Manager

Useful links

Martyn tweets as @martynyeouk. His YouTube channel, a collection of useful videos for maths teaching is Mr Yeo’s Maths Mastery. Martyn also leads CPD Work Groups for the new Origin Maths Hub

During the conversation, Martyn mentioned:

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