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Macmillan Maths Lounge - Network. Exchange Ideas. Discover!

13 September 2019

Dear FET Maths EducatorHave a considerable impact in your classroom! Achieve your aim to increase your maths pass rate!Join us for rotational sessions of debate and networking where you...

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How I stimulate enthusiasm for science and technology in my classroom

10 September 2018

By Mrs Petra Taljaard, Natural Science Teacher: Meyerspark Primary SchoolI connect science to everyday lifeScience is all around us. Always connect science to everyday life. Play with the learners; le...

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…and the Science Prize Giveaway goes to…

10 September 2018

In celebration of this year's National Science Week, Macmillan Education South Africa launched an exciting online campaign aimed at introducing science and technology textbooks and resource materi...

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Curiosity didn’t kill the cat – instead, it helps to create young scientists

02 August 2018

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Step into Science - A new series of Science activity books

01 August 2018

Hands-on Science activities for young learners – A step-by-step guide for ECD practitioners and Foundation Phase teachersThe books in this series include a range of fun activities to instil a lo...

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Teaching maths to learners whose first language is not English

13 July 2018

Learners having to learn maths in a second language can have difficulties and make errors, both when speaking and writing in the second language. How can a teacher or a parent help in this regard?Math...

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Supporting the creation of curious minds through CSI

24 May 2018

Learning can be defined as acquiring knowledge through study, through being taught, and via experience. In classrooms all over South Africa attention is generally focused on teaching, while learners a...

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Cell C Take A Girl Child To Work Day

24 May 2018

On 24 May we hosted 10 young eager learners between Grades 10-12 from Kwa-Bhekilanga Secondary in Alexandra for Cell C's initiative "Take a girl child to work day". The theme for 2018 wa...

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Bettermarks® – Make maths easy

14 May 2018

Having a lot of problems is, well, a problem. When it comes to maths however, teachers will tell you that you can never have too many problems as practice makes perfect. Unfortunately, learners are of...

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Varying Approaches to Maths Teaching

25 April 2018

(Based on: Teaching Primary Mathematics by John Suffolk, 2004 Macmillan Education)Too often maths is taught in a boring teacher way, with the teacher describing how to solve a type of maths problem, d...

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