daily starter

06 Sep 2014

A couple of years ago I was a very nomadic teacher - never teaching in the same room twice on any given day. This gave me numerous issues at the starts of lessons, so I needed an activity to get students doing some maths that required little to no preparation. My solution:


I came up with the following worksheet:


I often use the day of the month, but anything will do. The worksheet provides a huge number of questions with little to no preparation from the teacher.

This sheet has made the start of my lessons much smoother and gives students a routine for the start of lessons.

for the wall

If you have your own room and would like to display a larger version on the wall then this is for you: