Maths300 is a maths lessons library owned by the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc., and accessible through an annual subscription.
The library has over 200 lessons for Years 1-12 that cover all content strands of the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics. About 80 lessons have accompanying interactive software that help teachers & students to demonstrate the concepts.
Long embraced by Australian educators, Maths300's enduring appeal reflects its impactful lessons. Each lesson nurtures inquiry-based learning, collaboration and mathematical thinking. Both teachers and students have found Maths300 activities engrossing, fostering positive exploration and comprehension of mathematical concepts.
Maths300 lessons also serve as a foundation for thinking about professional practice & classroom strategies, addressing the question of how to engage and stimulate students in maths learning.
WHAT MAKES MATHS300 DIFFERENT?
Maths300 lessons are intentionally designed to create activity, stimulation and vibrant interactions in the classroom. Students are encouraged to engage, collaborate and explore under the guidance of their teacher. The classroom becomes a meeting place for mathematicians trying to solve a problem.
The use of Maths300 does require thoughtful deliberation in teachers' lesson planning & organisation. The resource not only offers materials for use in the classroom but also serves as a framework for professional development for teachers. This sets Maths300 apart from other online resources for maths teachers.
EXPLORE OUR FREE LESSON PREVIEWS
We understand the importance of making informed decisions. That's why we're thrilled to introduce a selection of free Maths300 lesson previews that give you a taste of the exceptional content we offer.
Dive into a few handpicked mini lesson plans designed to showcase the depth & quality of our resources. Each mini lesson plan gives an overview of an activity but there is more detail available for each resource upon buying the subscription. The full resource includes details on the underlying mathematics, guidance on how to structure the activity, practical tips, extensions,differentiation strategies, links to worksheets or software tools.Try our free lesson sneak peeks today!
Greedy Pig : Among the top five sought-after lessons, this lesson takes a widely enjoyed dice game & seamlessly expands it into a captivating whole-class investigation.
Pentagon Triangles : This investigation encourages students to delve into mathematics by dissecting a regular pentagon into three triangles using its diagonals, offering avenues for pattern creation, shape exploration, angle analysis, and a deep dive into concepts like Fibonacci Numbers and the Golden Ratio.
Problem Dice : At the core of this lesson is a seemingly fair dice game which upon data analysis reveals an underlying bias toward a particular player. The subsequent problem-solving revolves around rectifying this imbalance, with the added challenge of multiple valid solutions.
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ENHANCE YOUR TEACHING THROUGH PL SESSIONS
We offer online PL workshops for Maths300, that are tailored for teachers in primary or secondary settings to incorporate content in preparation for the new Australian Curriculum v9.0.
We can organise an online 60/90 minute session that can be customised for your school. We also run sessions each term for individual teachers or very small schools/faculties, at a nominal price of $49 per teacher. Write to us at email@example.com to find out more.