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mackillop

MacKillop College Werribee, Victoria – Student feedback

Mangahigh!  The best maths site ever!  I really recommend it and to be honest, I used to hate maths until this site came along!!

Mia S, Year 9

 

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Traralgon college

Traralgon College, Victoria – Teacher review

Teachers and students have really enjoyed participating in the maths challenges explored so far. Some students have jumped right in and are fiercely competing for the leader board, frequently asking for more challenges!!!

Mark Seijbel, Maths Teacher

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Westside Christian College, Queensland – Research evaluation

Read the results of the research trial carried out at Westside Christian College near Ipswich, Queensland.

Westside research trial

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Marsden High School, New South Wales – Teacher feedback

Aparna Thadani, Maths teacher said:

Mangahigh roused a blazing interest in maths particularly amongst our boys in years 8 and 9. The competitive nature of the games and the dynamic leader-board keeps students on their toes, excited to be in the top 5 of each Prodigi challenge or game within the school. Even our year 11s and 12s enjoyed taking a break from the traditional forms of learning and played Mangahigh at home.

The interactive nature of the lessons, adaptive learning methodology, […]

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SASPA

South Australia Secondary Principals Association (SASPA) – Research evaluation

18 secondary schools in South Australia took part in a 6 week trial with Mangahigh.com. Student performance, confidence and attitude towards mathematics was measured.

The trial ran from  March to April 2011 and students engaged in both topics that were new to them and reinforced previously covered concepts. Extensive use was made of Mangahigh resources both inside and outside the classroom.

Read the results at SASPA research trial.

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ISQ

Independent Schools Queensland – Research evaluation

8 Independent schools in Queensland Australia took part in a 6 week trial to assess the impact of Mangahigh.comʼs maths resources on studentsʼ performance and attitude in mathematics.

The schools made extensive use the resources from Feb to March 2011 in order to explore new topics and reinforce previous learning.

Read the results at Independent Schools Queensland research trial

 

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grace lutheran primary school

Grace Lutheran Primary School, Queensland – Teacher feedback

My students and I found Mangahigh to be a very engaging maths website. It provided a fantastic opportunity for the students to show prior knowledge of maths concepts, learn new maths concepts and be challenged to extend their understanding of maths concepts while having fun at the same time.

Erin Evans, primary teacher.

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Grace Lutheran Primary School, Queensland – Teacher and student interviews (video)

Students learn more about ordering fractions and decimals through the ‘Flower Power’ game. Hear how they learnt new skills and enjoyed maths at the same time.

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Caloundra Christian College

Australian kids loving Mangahigh

My kids performed 3 challenges in class today and they absolutely loved it.

I must say I had the best lesson since being a teacher in the last 10 years.

Kids are on fire and are gaining medals at home tonight. Thank you so much this is awesome.

Wally Kokavec – Maths teacher – Caloundra Christian College, Queensland, Australia

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