The world’s only gamified math ecosystem is now on the web!

Are you a Chromebook user? Are you playing Zapzapmath on a personal computer? Or maybe it’s just not as fun playing Zapzapmath on multiplayer with only one device? Whatever your predicament, worry no more! Zapzapmath is now available on the World Wide Web! Interesting. What does that mean? If you’re playing Zapzapmath at school and […]

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Gamification – Who says learning and fun don’t mix?

A lot has been said about gamification for learning. While it may all seem like another round of fun and games (which is a part of it), why should you gamify your lesson content for your kids at all? In our quest (Hey, life IS a game!) to help our young learners improve, research has […]

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The Book of Life: A Sequence Study

With Halloween just around the corner, we thought we’d revisit an old favourite: The Book of Life. Bright, festive, and rich in Mexican culture and mythology, this movie speaks of death in a hopeful manner. It tells a tale about three young friends who grow up celebrating the tradition of November 2nd, otherwise known as the Day […]

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Independent learners, unite!

Remember that first thrill of excitement when you learned something new and that you could achieve it on your own? Now that’s something that we hope our kids experience for themselves, but how might we help them along towards independent learning? As independent learners, the process of acquiring new knowledge or a skill would be […]

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Number Lines and One Liners

“Black. All important movies start with a black screen. And music. Edgy, scary music that would make a parent or studio executive nervous. And logos, really long and dramatic logos…” Everything about the Lego Batman movie screams black and mathematics, from his impossible abs of 9, to the total amount of super villains he faces (we […]

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