Mathematics in ICT and the new Headmistress of SR Tungku

Posted by S Tungku on Tuesday, May 03, 2011 with 153 comments
Cikgu Norhani binti Abu Bakar (left) and Cikgu Hajah Siti Khadijah binti Haji Razak (right)

Mrs Lim Yen Yiing

The new Headmistress of SR Tungku,
Cikgu Hajah Norliha binti Haji Matali

An upper primary Mathematic teacher, Cikgu Hajah Siti Khadijah binti Haji Razak and a lower primary Mathematic teacher, Cikgu Norhani binti Abu Bakar, both presented a staff development sharing session with all teachers today in the afternoon. The occasion took place in the Conference Room which was also attended by the new Headmistress, Cikgu Hajah Norliha binti Haji Matali and Assistant Headmistress I and II, Cikgu Saramah binti Mail and Cikgu Samziah binti Haji Sabtu.

Both facilitators presented about the use of ICT integrated in Mathematic learning with use of interactive whiteboard activities and other computer applications related to Mathematics. Also demonstrated was the construction of lesson planning by integrating ICT contents in the teaching and the use of appropriate technologies for the teaching and to attract pupils' attention to engage in the learning itself.

All teachers who attended the workshop were grouped and participated in the construction of lesson planning which the main objective was to include the use of ICT and related technologies in the teaching. The latter then had to be shown in their lesson plans. One member from each group then would had to present their planning of ideas by mentioning the ICT usage or any relevant technologies for teaching Mathematics.

Apart, Mrs Lim Yen Yiing, an upper primary Mathematic teacher also shared her new discovery of a quick way in calculating multiplication tables which she called it "Magic Yiing", named after her. She introduced the steps of calculating tables in an easiest and fastest way.

Before the session ended, Cikgu Saramah binti Mail, Assistant Headmistress I, delivered her speech appreciating the facilitators and Mrs Lim Yen Yiing for the great sharing of education knowledge to the other teachers. Not forgetting in her speech was to introduce the new Headmistress of the school, Cikgu Hajah Norliha binti Haji Matali, taking the position of former Headmaster Cikgu Haji Suhaili bin Haji Jaafar who has had moved to an office workplace.