Solar City Competition

Written on 1:20 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Hope you have enjoyed the photo slide show by the Solar City Team.

You can know more about the competition @ Solar City @ 14BCPS

School of the Future, Philadelphia

Written on 4:56 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

The School District of Philadelphia and Microsoft have worked together to build a School of the Future. Enjoy the pictures taken by Ms Lim and Mr Tay.

School of Future @ Philadelphia



New York And Orlando Photos

Written on 4:38 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.


Both Ms Lim and Mr Tay are still in USA. They are in New York at first. Here are some of the photos taken in New York.


New York



 


They then fly over to Orlando and take part in an Halloween Party.


  Halloween Party @ Orlando


  

Final Web-based Revision Maths Exercise (Just added in the Maths Whiz Game)

Written on 4:49 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.


Here are some of the Web-based Revision Maths Exercise that you can try out. Have fun while studying for Maths!

(1) End of Year Revision Quiz 5 (Beacon Maths Portal Quiz)

(2) Robbie Knows All 2 ( Your robot friend, Robbie, wants to test you on your Maths!)

(3) Match Them Up

(4) Who wants to be a Maths Whiz 2?

Weekly Maths Quiz Suspended

Written on 4:55 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.


Due to the coming exams, Weekly Maths Quiz will be suspended until further notice.

End of the Year Revision Quiz 4

Written on 8:47 AM by bcps_maths

Revision Web-based Games Week 6

Written on 8:28 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Have fun studying Mathematics by playing the Web-based Games:

(1) Space Revision Decoders 2

(2) Who Wants to be a Maths Whiz 1

(3) Fling the Teacher 3 (One of the favourite games)

Maths Quiz Week 6 : How many eggs?

Written on 7:41 AM by bcps_maths

There are 20 eggs in two baskets altogether.

If 5 eggs are transferred from the 1st to 2nd basket, the 1st basket will have 2 more eggs than 2nd basket.

How many eggs are there in the 2nd basket?

Maths Quiz Week 5 : What are the numbers?

Written on 6:46 AM by bcps_maths

A + B = 10
A x B = 16
A is bigger than B.

What are the numbers A and B?

End of Year Revision Quiz 2

Written on 6:37 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Do try out the End of the Year Revision Quiz 3.

Revision Games Online Week 5

Written on 6:36 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are Revision Games that you can try online.

(1) Robbie Knows All 1

(2) Space Revision Decoders 1

(3) Revision Invaders 1

Subtraction Wheel

Written on 8:43 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Do try out the Subtraction Wheel.

It is a 2 player game. Spin the wheel and get two numbers. The player who get the answers correct will get 1 point.

Fling The Teacher - Revision Quiz

Written on 6:08 AM by bcps_maths

You can have fun when revising for your coming exams.

Do try out the Fling The Teacher - Revision Quiz.

(1) End of Year Revision Quiz 1

(2) End of Year Revision Quiz 2

End of the Year Revision Quiz 2

Written on 12:44 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Do try out the Revision Quiz 2 @ Beacon Maths Portal.

Maths Quiz Week 4 : How many squares?

Written on 6:51 AM by bcps_maths

How many squares are there in the figure below?


More Maths Word Problmes Online

Written on 7:04 PM by bcps_maths

Do try out the following Web Resources on the word problems

(1) BBC - Problem Solving with Addition and Subtraction Quiz

(2) BBC - Problem Solving with Addition and Subtraction Game

(3) BBC - Problem Solving with Multiplication Game

(4) All time favourite : Leon Word Problems (Choose Addition and subtraction)

More Word Problem With Thinking Block

Written on 7:03 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Do continue practicing your word problem with Thinking Blocks.

End of the Year Revision Quiz 1

Written on 1:47 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Exams are coming soon.

Do try out the End of the Year Revision Quiz 1.

Maths Quiz Week 3: How much money?

Written on 10:11 PM by bcps_maths

Rachel’s mother gives her money every day to put in the new piggy bank. She gives money to her in such a way that the money in the piggy bank doubles with each passing day.

Rachel gets 10¢ from her mother on the 1st day.

How much money does she have in the piggy bank on the 4th day?

Shopping

Written on 12:13 AM by bcps_maths

(1) Demo School : Red Set - Sweet Shopping-Shopping to a budget

(2) Demo School : Red Set - Sweet Shopping-Correct Change

(3) Buy for the exact amount

Counting Money

Written on 12:12 AM by bcps_maths

(1) BBC - Money Calculation

(2) Piggy Bank

Maths Quiz Week 2 : 7 Up

Written on 12:03 AM by bcps_maths

Put the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7.
in the circles so that each straight line
of 3 numbers will add up to the same total.

Butterfly Metamorphosis

Written on 6:00 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Enjoy the short documentary on Butterfly Metamorphosis.

Videos of the Life Cycle of Butterfly

Written on 9:35 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.


Do enjoy the two videos that shows the life cycle of the buttefly.



 


 



 

Divison And Multiplication

Written on 2:55 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some more Web-based Games that you can use to practice both your Division and Multiplication skills.

(1) Division And Multiplication Invaders

(2) Division And Multiplication - Fling the Teacher

Divison Powerpoint Games

Written on 2:50 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

We are going to learn about division in Term 4. Division is all about grouping and sharing.

Here are the Web-based Games that you can try

(1) Robbie Knows all about Division

(2) Who wants to be a Division Quiz?


(3) Space Division Decoders

You will need to log into the Beacon Portal to download the powerpoint files.

Enjoy.

Maths Quiz T4 Week 1: How many times will you write digit 6?

Written on 8:21 PM by bcps_maths

If you write down every number between 50 and 100,

how many times will you write the digit 6?

Discussion about Science Topics

Written on 7:37 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Zhi Qin of 1/4 has started a discussion on Science Topics in Beacon Maths and Science Forum.

Do feel free to post any questions on Science in the Beacon Maths and Science Forum.

Caterpillars and Butteflies

Written on 11:58 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Hope that you are taking good care of your caterpillars.

Do post about your experience in taking care of caterpillars @ Beacon Portal Maths and Science Forum.

Word Problems Online

Written on 8:48 PM by bcps_maths

Word Problem With Thinking Blocks

Written on 8:48 PM by bcps_maths

Web Resources on Ordinal Number

Written on 8:47 PM by bcps_maths

Ordinal numbers shows positions. Examples of ordinal numbers are first(1st), second(2nd) or third (3rd).

Do try out the following Web Resources on Ordinal Numbers.

(1) Where is Squigly ?

(2) Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers

(3) Ordinal Number - The last object

Maths Quiz Week 10 : What are the numbers?

Written on 5:49 AM by bcps_maths

The sum of three consecutive numbers is 24.
What are the three numbers?

Hint : Consecutive numbers are numbers that "follow" each other. For example, 4 , 5 and 6 are consecutive numbers.

Match Up - Multiplication

Written on 6:43 AM by bcps_maths

Match up Quiz created by teachers @bcps

(1) Matchup Quiz 1

(2) Matchup Quiz 2

Subtraction

Written on 9:13 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can try out the Subtraction Quiz @ the Beacon Portal.

Do practice your subtraction skills and become a "Subtraction Master Shifu".

Maths Quiz Week 9 : What comes next?

Written on 12:52 AM by bcps_maths

What comes next?

1, 7 , 19 , _____, 61

2 digit Subtraction (With Renaming)

Written on 12:52 AM by bcps_maths

Learning about Subtraction with Renaming

(1) Subtract from 2 numbers with Renaming

(2) Base Blocks for Subtraction (Choose Columns = 2)

Subtraction Online Quiz

(1) Subtraction Activity (With Renaming)

(2) Ghost Subtract

(3) Leon's Maths Dojo Game (Choose the 2 Digit Subtraction(83-26 = 57))

(4) All Time Favourite : Secret Agent Leon (Choose the 2 Digit Subtraction(83-26 = 57))

(5) Subtraction Game

2 digit Subtraction (With No Renaming)

Written on 12:50 AM by bcps_maths

(1) Subtraction Activity (With No Borrow)

(2) Leon's Maths Dojo Game (Choose the 2 Digit Subtraction(97-45 = 52))

(3) All Time Favourite : Secret Agent Leon (Choose the 2 Digit Subtraction(97-45 = 52))

More Revision Quiz

Written on 12:56 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can download the PowerPoint Quizzes from the Beacon Portal.

(1) Revision Powerpoint Quiz 1
(2) Revision Powerpoint Quiz 2
(3) Addition Spin Wheel
You have to spin the wheel and add up all the points.

All the best for your Mathematics Test!

Maths Quiz Week 8 : What is the sum?

Written on 11:15 PM by bcps_maths

Use a easy method to work out the following sum.
Show your working clearly
.

3 + 6 + 9 + 12 + 15 + 18

Maths Quiz Week 7

Written on 6:59 AM by bcps_maths

Four rabbits took part in the 50-m race.
Flappy said, “I beat Flower in the race.”
Pluffy said, “I was slower than Flower.”
Clover said , “Flappy was no match for me.”
Which rabbit finished the race in second position ?

Web-based Revsion Maths Games

Written on 2:50 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Your Mathematics Test will be on August 13.

Here are some of the Maths Games (created by teachers @BCPS) that you can try. You can have fun and study at the same time!

(1) Matchup Quiz 1

(2) Matchup Quiz 2

(3) Fling the Teacher

Term 3 Revision Quiz

Written on 2:32 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can try out the Revision Term 3 Quiz @ Beacon Portal.

Tic Tac Toe

Written on 5:50 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can try to play against the computer @ Tic-Tac-Toe . (Choose the expert. You will find that you will never win the expert.)

Maths Quiz Week 6 : How many Science books?

Written on 3:57 PM by bcps_maths

A Science book costs $5.A Mathematics book costs $3.Celestine paid $26 in all for 6 books.How many Science books did she buy?

Subtraction within 20

Written on 12:20 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can access the online quiz @ Beacon Portal.

Web Resources on Addition to 100

Written on 7:58 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Hope that you will practice your addition and have fun at the same time.

Do practice your addition skills and hopefully you will become the "addition" masters.

(1) Timed Addition (Choose the Highest Number to 50)

(2) All Time Favourite : Secret Agent Leon (Choose 2 digit 23+12 = 35)

(3) Leon's Maths Dojo Game (Choose 2 digit 23+12 = 35)

(4) 2 player Game

(5) Speed Grid Challenge

(6) Addition Facts to 100

(7) Maths Popper

Money (1) Web Resources

Written on 2:16 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils. Here are the Web Resources on Money.

(1) MoneyPayer50p (Please note that the game is based on UK currency (pounds and pence)).

(2) Counting Coins

Written on 6:09 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can practice your addition within 20 @ Beacon Portal.

Week 5 Quiz : What are the numbers?

Written on 8:49 AM by bcps_maths

Both A and B represents numbers.

A + B = 14

A - B = 6

What are A and B?

Web Resources on Addition To 20

Written on 2:42 AM by bcps_maths

Here are some Web Resources on Addition to 20.

(1) Landing Craft Addition

(2) Add It Up

(3) All Time Favourite - Secret Agent Leon (Choose 1 Digit : 9 t 6 = 15)

(4) Ghost Add 2

(5) Addition Facts to 20

Web Resource on Numbers To 100 - Part 2

Written on 2:40 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some of the Number Games that you can practice your number skills. Practice hard and be a "Number" Shifu.

(1) Place the Pengiun - Choose Level 1

(2) Secret Agent Leon - Choose Skip Counting (2s , 5s & 10s)

(3) Match Up

(4) Invaders

(5) Fling the Teacher

(6) BBC- Numeracy (Choose Medium)

From the Maths Masters @ 1/4

Week 4 Quiz : How many children are there?

Written on 2:51 PM by bcps_maths

In a queue, there are 3 children in front of Jerrine and 7 children behind her.
How many children were in the queue?

Web Resource on Numbers To 100 - Part 1

Written on 6:09 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are the Web Resources that you can try:

(1) Shark Number

(2) Memory Game

(3) Who Wants to be a Maths Whiz ? (You must log in to the Beacon School Portal and download the zip file)

(4) Number Sense

(5) Base Ten Count

(6) Counting with Tens

Week 3 Quiz : How many trees?

Written on 7:01 AM by bcps_maths

There are 8 lamp posts along a stretch of road. In between every 2 lamp posts, there are 2 trees. How many trees are there along that stretch of road?

Comparing Number Web Resources

Written on 10:21 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some of the Web Resources that on Comparing Numbers

(1) Memory Game Quiz 1

(2) Memory Game Quiz 2

(3) Memory Game Quiz 3

(4) Who Wants to be a Maths Whiz ? (You must log in to the Beacon School Portal and download the zip file).

Enjoy.

Numbers Quiz

Written on 10:04 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can try out the Numbers Quiz at the Beacon Portal.

The quiz will close on 19 July. Do try them out.

(1) Number Quiz 1

(2) Number Quiz 2

Maths Quiz Week 2 - How many coins are needed to make the triangle?

Written on 2:17 AM by bcps_maths

Khariul uses some coins to form a triangle. Each of the 3 corners of the triangle has a coin. There are 5 coins on each side of the triangle. How many coins does he use to from the triangle?

Our very own BCPS Tangram Video by Ms Ng

Written on 10:59 PM by bcps_maths

Revision Online Quiz @ Beacon Primary School Portal

Written on 5:11 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, all.

You can access the Revision Quiz @ Beacon Primary School Portal. You will need to log in with your birth certificate's number . The password is the default password that you use during Tablet PC lesson.

Week 1 Quiz

Written on 11:22 PM by bcps_maths


The sum of the two facing page numbers of a storybook that Ryan is reading is 35.
What are the two facing page numbers that he is reading?



Tangram

Written on 9:24 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Hope you have enjoyed playing with the Tangram this week.

Here are some of the Web Resources on the Tangram that you may wish to try out:

(1) PBS Kids-Sagwa: Games: Tangrams

(2) TANGRAM - The Oldest Chinese Puzzle

Have fun with Tangram.

Web Resources on Time

Written on 9:15 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can try out the following Web Resources on Time:

(1) Stop the Clock

(2) The Right Time

(3) Clock Program

Web Resources for Addition And Subtraction Within 10

Written on 1:41 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some of the Web Resources that you can practice your addition and subtraction skills.

(1) Leon Maths Movie Activity - iknowthat.com

You have to try to help Leon, the secret agent to complete his mission this time with your addition and subraction skills.
Choose Addition --> 1 Digit (5+2)
Choose Subtraction --> 1 Digit


(2) Leon Maths Dojo - iknowthat.com

Help Leon to improve his Dojo Skills. You have to complete as many questions on addition or subtraction with 1 minute.

Choose Addition --> 1 Digit (5+2)
Choose Subtraction --> 1 Digit

(3) The Little Animals Activity Centre - BBC

You can play the interactive addition and subtraction games with Count Hoot (the owl).

(4) Count on me - NGfL / GCaD Cymru

Try out some word problems. Choose Main session -part 2

Web Resources for Number - Part 2

Written on 1:28 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some more Web Resources on numbers that you may wish to try:

(1) Number Track - Cricketweb

You have to arrange the numbers in the number track.

(2) Hang out the shirts on the washing line - Cricketweb

You have to hang the shirts in the correct order.

(3) Interactive Counting Backwards dot to dot - Apple4theteacher.com

This is dot to dot interactive game to reinforce counting backwards from 20. Join the dots together to complete the picutre.

Number and Words

Written on 1:17 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Please remember that :
(1) "Write your answers in numbers" means you write your answers in "1 , 2 , 3 ..."

(2) "Write you answers in words" means you write your answers in "one , two , three ..." .

Do try out the following Web Resources when you match the words with the numbers.

(1) Numbers English - Cricket Web

(2) Two Digit Numbers English-Cricket Web

(3)Printable Number Words Word Search Game - Apple4theteacher.com

Number Bond

Written on 12:15 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Rememeber , in a number bond, the parts cannot be larger than the whole.

Number bonds can be wrtten in different ways as shown below:



An online number bond exercise is created by Ambleside Primary School. You can set any number you want. Have fun practicing number bond.

Which is the counterfeit coin?

Written on 12:05 AM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

It is time to pick on your thinking cap and figure out how to find out which is the counterfeit coin.

You are supposed to find the counterfeit(fake) coin in the given number of weighings. The fake coin can be lighter or heavier.

Do try out the Coin Problem - NLVM.

Have fun using your brain.

Programming The "Turtle"

Written on 9:58 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

You can program ("ask") this special turtle to draw the shape you want. The turtle will only understand the following commands:

(1) FD 100 (Forward 100 steps)

(2) RT 90 (Right Turn so that you can form a square or triangle)


You can program the Turtle @ Maths and Programming - Maths Playground.


Have fun programming the turtle to form the shape you want.

Web Resources for Shape

Written on 9:49 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Do try out the following online resources on shapes.

(1) Teletubbies and Shape- BBC

Guess the shape drawn by the teletubby.

(2) Shape -Literacy Center Education Network

You will need to answer questions on shapes.

(3) Interactive : Pattern Generator - Shodar Education Foundation

Look at the pattern and guess the next shape.

Web Resources for Numbers - Part 1

Written on 9:43 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some Web Resources that you can practice your numeracy skills.

(1) Numbers -Literacy Center Education Network

Answer questions from numbers 0 to 10.

(2) Mucky - ICT Games

The Mucky monsters have not washed their hands after visiting the washroom. You have to decide who has more or less bugs.

(3) Leon Maths Movie Activity - iknowthat.com

You have to try to help Leon, the secret agent to complete his mission with your numeracy skills.

Choose the topic Counting ---> Counting to 12. You may wish try out the other sub topics under counting (like skip counting).

(4) Leon Maths Dojo - iknowthat.com

It is our favourite agent, Leon again. Help him to practice his Dojo skills. You have to complete as many questions as you can in 1 minute. This exercise will train you on your speed and accuracy.

Choose the topic Counting ---> Counting to 12. You may wish try out the other sub topics under counting (like skip counting).

Web Resources for Picture Graph

Written on 9:31 PM by bcps_maths

Hi, pupils.

Here are some Web resources on picture graph. Do try them out.

(1) I am Special - Beacon Learning Center
Do not be mistaken. This is not Beacon Primary School. :-)

(2) Maths : Handling Data - BBC
The picture graph is not as simple as you think. It is time to crack your brains.

Picture Graph

Written on 9:26 PM by bcps_maths

A picture tells a thousand stories. Hence, a picture graph do tells us a lot of "stories" too by helping us to count and organise the information.

This is an example of a picture graph. This graph tells us about 1/4 pupils' favourite animals.

From the picture graph, we know

(1) 2 pupils like orang utan.

(2) 7 pupils like penguin.

(3) Most pupils like Komodo Dragon.

(4) Least pupils like orang utan.

(5) 3 more pupils like giraffe than orang utan.

Suduko for kids

Written on 8:59 PM by bcps_maths

Here are some online suduko games that you can try out:

(1) Suduko for Kids

(2) Free Online games - Online Suduko Puzzle (We are now using symbols instead of the numbers. The same rules still apply.)

Do brush up on your suduko skill. We will have a suduko competition soon.

Enjoy.