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Primary Magazine - Issue 60

Created on 23 January 2014 by ncetm_administrator
Updated on 05 February 2014 by ncetm_administrator


Primary Magazine Issue 60
Welcome to Issue 60 of the Primary Magazine, and a very Happy New Year to you all! In this issue, The Art of Mathematics features the American artist Georgia O’Keeffe. In A Little Bit of History the penultimate article in our series on classroom equipment looks at adhesives. Focus On... features the final article on place value by Barbara Carr, and Maths to Share looks at multiplication.


Editor's extras
In Editor’s Extras we have a reminder of the NCETM PD Lead Support events and the growing NCETM suite of videos to support the implementation of the new primary curriculum, and the National Curriculum Resource Tool, which has started to go live.
The Art of Mathematics
In this issue we explore the life and work of the American artist Georgia O’Keeffe who was one of America’s most important artists. If you have an artist that you would like us to feature, please let us know.
Focus on...
In this issue we have the final article by Barbara Carr on whether we really make the most of our wonderful number system. If you have anything that you would like to share, please let us know.
A little bit of history
This is the penultimate article in our series about classroom equipment. In this issue we look at adhesives, which includes two items which are a must-have in the classroom – sticky tape and glue! If you have any history topics that you would like us to make mathematical links to, please let us know.
Maths to share - CPD for your school
In Maths to Share we look at the development of the column method for multiplication to ensure conceptual understanding and the importance of encouraging children to look at calculations and make decisions on the most efficient methods to use to solve them. If you have areas of mathematics that you would like to see featured please let us know.

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