Resources Revision Tests Games Challenges Fun Activities Calendar Maths Competitions E-learning resources |

**Welcome Grade 7s of 2018!**

We wish to extend a warm welcome to all new pupils to Herzlia Middle School.

We hope you have an exceptionally happy time here and that you will enjoy your study of Mathematics.

You were given the link to this website in class today and your homework is to complete a survey. Click on the link below to find the Gr 7 Survey your teacher showed you in class.

**The significance of numbers....**

The number** 2017** has interesting properties: .....whereas **2018** is a little more mundane. Wishing you a successful 2018!

**Welcome Grade 7s of 2018!**

We wish to extend a warm welcome to all new pupils to Herzlia Middle School.

We hope you have an exceptionally happy time here and that you will enjoy your study of Mathematics.

You were given the link to this website in class today and your homework is to complete a survey. Click on the link below to find the Gr 7 Survey your teacher showed you in class.

**The significance of numbers....**

**2017**has interesting properties:

**2018**is a little more mundane.

**How Fast Can You Learn?** The graphic below compares the speed of learning to speed of travel from San Francisco to London.

- Learning by reading: 1833 hours – Chances of getting there: low
- Learning through school: 366 hours - Chances of getting there: low
- Learning with a mentor (e.g.extra lesson teacher): 85 hours - Chances of getting there: 50/50
**Learning by doing**: 11 hours - Chances of getting there: high**Learning by taking big risks**: 33 min - Chances of getting there: high

**All things Pi**

**Mathematics Support at the Middle School**

**M****aths Homework and Consolidation Extra Mural**
** Monday - Thursday ****15:00 to 15:45**** **
The Maths Department run homework and consolidation sessions every afternoon - Monday

to Thursday.

As only a limited number of pupils can attend these extra mural sessions, preference will be

given to pupils who specifically need support.

**M**

**aths Homework and Consolidation Extra Mural**

**Monday - Thursday**

**15:00 to 15:45**

The Maths Department run homework and consolidation sessions every afternoon - Monday

to Thursday.

to Thursday.

As only a limited number of pupils can attend these extra mural sessions, preference will be

given to pupils who specifically need support.

# Parents: 6 Ways to Support Your Child’s Mathematical Development

#
Advice for parents Prof Jo Boaler, Stanford University

**SPOT THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION **

Watch the International Space Station pass overhead from several thousand worldwide locations. It is the third brightest object in the sky and easy to spot if you know when to look up.

Visible to the naked eye, it looks like a fast-moving plane only much higher and traveling thousands of miles an hour faster!

Refrences:
Images:
Rotating disc by Unknown. Published by Thomas McLean. [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Advice for parents Prof Jo Boaler, Stanford University

**SPOT THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION**

Watch the International Space Station pass overhead from several thousand worldwide locations. It is the third brightest object in the sky and easy to spot if you know when to look up.

Visible to the naked eye, it looks like a fast-moving plane only much higher and traveling thousands of miles an hour faster!

Refrences:

Images:

Rotating disc by Unknown. Published by Thomas McLean. [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons