This book is for teachers who are looking for interesting and practical ways to incorporate ICT into their daily lesson plans. It shows how ICT can be used as a tool for mathematics, but more importantly how its proper use can enhance the mathematics being taught. The authors cover all current aspects of ICT and mathematics, including: databases spreadsheets logo and the use of floor turtles and control technology handling of resources including interactive whiteboards management of ICT within the classroom how ICT can be used to present mathematical topics and links to other areas of the curriculum. With plenty of suggestions on how to use the software and hardware described in the book, this is a useful resource for all primary teachers, particularly subject co-ordinators for ICT and mathematics. It will also be of interest to students on PGCE and Initial Teacher Training courses.This is especially useful when illustrating to younger children that one shape can be moved into any position without any of the ... Microsoft Office applications such as Word and PowerPoint both contain drawing tools which are sufficiently sophisticated for primary age children. ... Twodimensional (2D) shapes can be drawn onto the screen, and can be filled to give the impression of a solid shape.
|Title||:||ICT and Primary Mathematics|
|Author||:||Nick Easingwood, John Williams|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2004-07-23|