NiE THE MAGIC OF MATHS
2013 is celebrating the Mathematics of Planet Earth and is also the Year of Statistics. APN's Newspapers in Education program is going to explore the importance of mathematics through a five day special - The Magic of Maths. It will examine the role of mathematics in our society and provide readers with the opportunity to understand and practice the skills involved in different strands of mathematics.This NiExtension will be published in APN's daily newspapers for five days commencing March 4 and concluding March 8. Each day will study elements of mathematics that impact on our lives and how it is crucial in many ways. Online resources, activities and competitions will also be included to enhance and support the series. With newspapers supplied to schools each day, the NiExtension - The Magic of Maths - is an excellent resource for use in the classroom and is a way of teaching students how to use mathematics in a real-life and practical way.