#ipads #maths and #simulations in #Science 20170521 | grahart

Maths is one of the many things which students are finding hard in GCSE2016, just as they do with GCE2015.  Having a feel for how numbers mean things, watching the unfolding of a pattern and then being able to talk meaningfully about it is a skill which can befuddle politicians let alone students.

Back in the dark ages, when science coursework was being marked POAE (yes, that long ago) Focus Educational put out a little CD called Science Investigations 1. This was soon followed by Science Investigations 2, and both worked nicely on agéd desktop PCs. What was lovely about them was that they…

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