VIDEO: Enhanced glossary definitions (powered by Cambridge HOTmaths features)

We’re pleased to bring you a number of videos that demonstrate the features of powered by Cambridge HOTmaths products. Each week, we’ll highlight a new feature. This week we look at enhanced glossary definitions:

Enhanced glossary definitions feature audio files, visual aids and pop-up definitions within the unit support students who struggle with literacy.

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VIDEO: Managing tasks (powered by Cambridge HOTmaths features)

We’re pleased to bring you a number of videos that demonstrate the features of powered by Cambridge HOTmaths products. Each week, we’ll highlight a new feature. This week we look at managing tasks:

Differentiate learning by assigning specific tasks to individuals, groups and/or whole classes and monitor assigned tasks.

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VIDEO: Testing and reporting (powered by Cambridge HOTmaths features)

We’re pleased to bring you a number of videos that demonstrate the features of powered by Cambridge HOTmaths products. Each week, we’ll highlight a new feature. This week we look at testing and reporting:

  • Quickly and easily create customised tests from a large bank of questions
  • Print tests or assign online for time-saving automarking
  • View class or individual student test results
  • Report class or individual progress
  • Identify gaps in student knowledge
  • View reports online, export and print

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VIDEO: Worked solutions (powered by Cambridge HOTmaths features)

We’re pleased to bring you a number of videos that demonstrate the features of powered by Cambridge HOTmaths products. Each week, we’ll highlight a new feature. This week we look at worked solutions.

Comprehensive worked solutions for all questions* can be viewed as a pop-up. Teachers can choose to make worked solutions available to students online. Teachers can also download solutions as a PDF document and send selected solutions to students for independent and offline learning.

*available on selected products only.

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VIDEO: Workspaces: show your working (powered by Cambridge HOTmaths features)

We’re pleased to bring you a number of videos that demonstrate the features of powered by Cambridge HOTmaths products. Each week, we’ll highlight a new feature.

The video demonstrates how students can now use the workspaces to show mathematical working online*. Mathematical working can be typed, drawn, uploaded and submitted to the teacher for feedback and marking or students can use the self-assessment tools and notify the teacher of problems.

For more information visit cambridge.edu.au/poweredbyhotmaths

*available on some products only

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Check student progress with an ACTIVITY REPORT

Activity reports can show how much work your students have done this term and highlight gaps in knowledge.

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CREATE AN ACTIVITY REPORT FOR A STUDENT

  • From the dashboard select the REPORTS icon
  • Select the class or drill down an individual student with the + symbol
  • Choose from an Individual text report, Individual chapter report, or Individual activity report.
  • Click View

From the Activity Report you can drill down to chapter reports and view test results


To watch a video demonstration of How to create an individual activity report choose your digital maths product and follow the link below:

Essential Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum
Essential Mathematics for the Victorian Curriculum
Essential Mathematics GOLD for the Australian Curriculum
Cambridge Senior Mathematics

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Create and assign a test in minutes

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CREATE A TEST

  • From the dashboard select the Tests icon
  • Click Create
  • Choose Using wizard
  • Name your test
  • Select the number of questions per level
  • Drill down to the required chapter and subject using the +
  • Click Generate
  • Edit your test with the delete or magnify options
  • Save

ASSIGN A TEST

  • From the dashboard select the Tests icon
  • Check the required test
  • Click Assign
  • Set the expiry and choose the class (or individual students)
  • Click Submit

Your students will receive a notification that they have a test to complete next time they log in. You can also save and print the test to use in class.

To watch a video demonstration of How to create a test, choose your digital maths product and follow the link below:

Essential Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum
Essential Mathematics for the Victorian Curriculum
Essential Mathematics GOLD for the Australian Curriculum
Cambridge Senior Mathematics

 

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Create a task in a few easy steps

Did you know you can create a task for your students from within a unit or the dashboard?

 

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From within a unit:

  • Click on the icon as shown above
  • A New Task window will appear from the unit you were viewing
  • Name your task
  • Check the activities you would like your students to complete
  • Select your class (or individual students in your class) and click OK
  • View, edit or close the new task from the Tasks page and monitor who has completed the task

 

02From the dashboard:

  • From the dashboard, click on the Tasks icon
  • Click onĀ  New Task
  • Name your task
  • Select the chapter and section you require
  • Check the activities you would like your students to complete
  • Select your class (or individual students in your class) and click OK
  • View, edit or close the new task from the Tasks page and monitor who has completed the task

 

To watch a video demonstration of How to create a task, choose your digital maths product and follow the link below:

Essential Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum
Essential Mathematics for the Victorian Curriculum
Essential Mathematics GOLD for the Australian Curriculum
Cambridge Senior Mathematics

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Closed captioning available for video demonstrations in maths products

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Cambridge University Press is continuing to lead the way with digital maths publishing and now offers closed captioning for video demonstrations in our maths products for Years 7-12.

Providing essential support for hearing-impaired students and anyone who prefers to play videos without audio, the video demonstrations can have closed captions turned on, to give real-time, worked examples of the most important concepts in each chapter.

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Winner of our Cambridge HOTmaths competition

We are pleased to announce the winner of the Cambridge HOTmaths usage competition: The Coast Christian School.

The Coast Christian School managed to have the greatest Cambridge HOTmaths activity, deeming them the winner. The prize of a Nespresso Delonghi Lattissima coffee machine for your staff room, valued at $649 is on it’s way and we congratulate all of the teachers and students using Cambridge HOTmaths.

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