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Learning Technologies Bulletin 15: ICT in the Mathematics Classroom

 In this bulletin, we share some tips and tools that may come in handy for the Mathematics classroom. If you’re new to using a MacBook, the ‘Handy Tool’ section may be helpful too.

Handy Tool:  Keyboard Shortcuts
Ever wondered how you can get things done on your Mac in a shorter time? Perhaps the following keyboard shortcuts can come in handy…
 
1. Screen Shots
To take a screen capture of the whole screen:
command + shift + 3
 
To take a screen capture of selected part of the screen:
command + shift + 4
 
To take a screen capture of a selected window:
command + shift + spacebar
 
2. Toggling
To toggle between applications:
command + tab
 
To toggle between windows within a current application:
command + `
 
 
In Focus: ICT Tools For The Math Classroom
More and more educators around the world are seeing the need for the use of mathematical tools in their teaching of mathematics. While there are many available tools, one technology that many math teachers and even science teachers are adopting is the TI-Nspire technology.
 
Find out what researchers say:

We hope that you will find the information helpful.

Feedback and suggestions are welcome! Please leave a comment below about what you would like to see in this bulletin.

Posted by: Pamela Ng, Sharon Siow, Shen Mei Ling and Caroline Tng

Learning Technologies Team (LTT)

Raffles Girls’ School


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