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Maths in Action ~ Applications and Modelling is a free community website for educators who teach mathematics to primary and secondary year students.

This site is a place for educators to seek support and to share experiences. What are the best ways to prepare students on the path to life success through mathematics?

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Scratch for Maths

Scratch for Maths

Scratch is a programming tool that can encourage students to be creators of games and animations. By learning to code students develop understanding of core concepts in mathematics.

Skills for

  • computational  thinking
  • problem solving 

Knowledge of

  • two dimensional coordinates
  • probability 
  • symmetry
  • arithmetic of positive and negative numbers
  • variables, operators and sensors...more

[contributed by Rodolfo Garcia-Flores]

Go to the Starting Points Forum to join the discussion or find more Starting Points


CSIRO Stats & Maths

Maths and Stats by Email is published by CSIRO with the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute as proud partners.

Computer based maths

computerbasedmath.org is a project to build a completely new math curriculum with computer-based computation at its heart.

Curious Computations

Wolfram Alpha provides a broad range of big ideas in computational mathematics.



The Mathematics Talent Quest 2016 Registrations are now open Go to the MAV site to learning more.