INTEGRATED PROJECT 026
The Role of ICT as a Support To Learning
Review of Numbershark.
Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division
are all very comprehensively covered in Numbershark.
ADDITION: The sorting and counting games on all levels are quite good.
abacus problems are a major help.
place value cards are very useful for hundreds tens and units.
games (Snap and Matching Pairs) are also good for tables, estimation etc.
I believe that Rods is by far the most useful game in this section.
the sorting counting and fit in games are very good.
card games are fun (and of course educational).
more Rods gives a very clear concept picture to children.
balance game is also very helpful.
Perhaps it was because I didn’t spend enough time
at it but I did not find the pattern topic to be of much use.
card games again are good.
formal sums are very well done. However
it took quite a while to work out how to do them on the computer!
is very well covered and is simple enough for children to understand.
DIVISION: I found it unusual to find short division done in the long
division mode. However it
seems a good idea and probably makes sense as there is a very gradual
this section again estimation is used extensively and pupils are given
numerous opportunities to improve their skills.