TY Maths

Friday 15/11/19: Studetns to get set up on khanacademy.org and do work on their accounts.

Thursday 14/11/19: No class due to the class doing a day of Chinese.

Monday 11/11/19: Students did problem solving quiz.


Friday 8/11/19: Class did work on their khanacademy.org accounts

Thursday 7/11/19: No class due to TY trip away.

Monday 4/11/19: TO DO: More problem solving questions to be given. DONE: Did the above.


Monday 28th October – Friday 1st November: Midterm break


Friday 25/10/19: TO DO: Students to get laptops and do work on their khanacademy.org accounts. DONE: Did the above.

Thursday 24/10/19: TO DO: Problem solving activities involving geometry. DONE: Students did more geometry problem solving activities. Many students were also absent.

Monday 21/10/19: TO DO: Geometry problem to be done. DONE: Students did two geometry problems. Homework: given to make a tetrahedron and pyramid with the same dimensions and solve a problem based on them.


Friday 18/10/19: TO DO: Bring laptops into class for students to do work on their khanacademy.org accounts. DONE: Did the above.

Thursday 17/10/19: No class due to students attending ThermoKing as part of their Business class.

Monday 14/10/19: TO DO: Problem-solving questions. DONE: Students did problem solving questions in class.


Friday 11/10/19: No class due to the TYs being away.

Thursday 10/10/19: No class due to the TYs being away at zeminar in Dublin.

Monday 7/10/19: TO DO: Quiz questions to be given. DONE: Gave quiz questions and also gave a HW question.


Friday 4/10/19: No class due to Junior Cert results presentation.

Thursday 3/10/19: Due to be away with Athletics team. Work left.

Monday 30/9/19: No school due to day off.


Friday 27/9/19: TO DO: Students to do work on their khanacademy.org accounts. DONE: Did the above.

Thursday 26/9/19: Problem solving.

Monday 23/9/19: TO DO: Problem solving quiz and match stick problems. DONE: Did the above.


Friday 20/9/19: TY students due to attend the Climate Change Protest.

Thursday 19/9/19: TO DO: Continue with problem solving quiz and matchstick problems. DONE: Did the ant and the honey problem. Students also did three matchstick problems.

Monday 16/9/19: TO DO: Problem solving quiz on probabilities. DONE: Did the above. Did the lady testing tea problem as well as the sums on a dice problem. Also did a match stick problem making 3 squares from 4 using three moves.


Friday 13/9/19: TO DO: Students to get laptops and do work on their khanacademy accounts. DONE: Did the above.

Thursday 12/9/19: TO DO: Problem solving quiz. DONE: Did the above. Did the “hands on a clock” puzzle and the “making a fair coin toss” puzzle.

Monday 9/9/19: TO DO: Continue with problem solving quiz. DONE: Did the gold bar problem and egg timer.


Friday 6/9/19: Away working with the SEC.

Thursday 5/9/19: Away working with the SEC.

Monday 2/9/19: TO DO: Problem solving questions in quiz format. Did the tortilla and pie cutting problems.


Friday 30/8/19: TO DO: Setup khanacademy class if computer room is available. Continue with problem solving quiz if not. DONE: Continued with problem solving quiz as computer room was not available.

Thursday 29/8/19: TO DO: Introduce TY maths and discuss plan for the term. Problem solving quiz to be done. DONE: Did the above. Group 4 won the quiz.