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Using iPads in Maths and Computing

This half day course will look at how you can use the iPad to support Maths and the Computing curriculum in primary schools.  

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The course will be a practical session using a range of apps to teach and consolidate a range of skills and concepts in the Maths and Computing areas of the curriculum. For the iPads to be used effectively and to have a real impact on teaching and learning, a variety of apps used in a structured way, allows pupils to showcase understanding, computational thinking and their skills in using technology. 

Course Aims & Objectives

  • To learn how to use the iPads and feel confident to integrate their use into the numeracy and computing curriculum
  • To use a range of apps assessing the suitability and value they could add to your school
  • To share experiences of how the apps have been used in schools  

This course is intended for

  • ICT Leaders and Primary Teachers

While no experience is required, familiarity of the iPad is preferred.

Course outcome

  • A better understanding of the benefits iPads can bring to teaching and learning in numeracy and computing in the primary curriculum
  • Inspiration and enthusiasm for using iPads in school

Further training available

  • Using the iPad to for English
  • Using iBook Author on the Mac 
  • Using animation on the iPad 
  • Using the iPad for creativity
  • Half day consultancy providing CPD and team teaching for any of the above courses