Showing posts with label Card. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Card. Show all posts

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Math Bingo Card Generator

Math Bingo Card Generator

Math teachers are always on the look out for ideas to make their subject more approachable and enjoyable for students. One such idea that many teachers have used with success is math bingo. This offers a interesting way for students to practice different types of mathematical problems, while having a little fun a long the way. What is more, it is not expensive, does not require specialist materials, and is flexible enough to be adapted to teaching a wide variety of different mathematical topics, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, rounding, fractions and decimals.

The way that the game is played:-

1. Before class, the teacher chooses a series of math problems on the chosen topic.  Each problem should have a different answer, and you need at least 24 (but preferably a bit more than 24, perhaps 50) such problems.

2. Each student is given a bingo card. The cards contain a random selection of answers to these problems (rather than the usual bingo numbers),

3. You now play bingo in class, with the teacher playing the part of bingo caller. However, instead of just calling out numbers, the teacher reads out the math problems.  Students then solve the problem and try to find the corresponding number on their card.  The problems can be as easy or hard as the teacher wants.  For example, a multiplication problem could be a times table type question or a long multiplication.  Likewise a fraction question might require converting from one denominator to another, or from a decimal into a fraction.

The key requirement to play these games is of course a bingo card for each student. These need to be specially prepared depending on the topic being taught.  Fortunately, there's no need for the teacher to spend a lot of time manually writing out lots of bingo cards - a PC and bingo card generator software can print as many cards as you, containing whatever types of items you want, in just a few minutes.

By S. Tanna. Discover how to create custom math bingo cards at

Friday, July 28, 2017

Guerrilla Marketing - How to Use Business Card Adverts to Gain Free Publicity For a Web Site

Guerrilla Marketing - How to Use Business Card Adverts to Gain Free Publicity For a Web Site

 If you are trying to promote a new website or business at minimal cost, a very simple and effective approach is to print out a page of your own adverts about the size of a business or calling card. You can give these out to people or leave them wherever you go, leaving behind a constant stream of adverts for your web site. In a small format, these mini-adverts can contain the basic idea of your website or business, and a link where people can obtain further information. The advert gives enough to make people interested, in a simple compact format that is easily absorbed in a glance lasting a few seconds.

Instead of getting expensive cardboard business cards produced, you can print off a large number of these business adverts of suitable quality by printing ten on a single sheet of A4 or US Letter size paper, arranged in a grid of 2x5. You can cut these into individual handouts using scissors or a guillotine, and within minutes you can produce hundreds of them.

They will be small enough to be kept inside a handbag, wallet or shirt-pocket. You can take these with you everywhere you go, ready to leave a few lying around whenever you spot an opportunity. Here are some ideas for how to use these business cards adverts:

You can give them as a business card to everyone who asks you about your web site.
You can leave them anywhere where people have to wait in line – in shops at the checkout, or alongside a pile of magazines at the dentist, doctor or hairdresser.
You can bundle a few together with a paper clip or sticky tape, and leave them at bank cash machines, bus stops, restaurants, or near the wash basin in public rest rooms or toilets.
You can put them into the pages of books at book stores, especially in books dealing with finance, income, self-improvement, education, and so on. When people buy books, they will see your advert inside.
When you go shopping, you can leave them inside articles of clothing such as pockets, gloves, hats, and so on.

Again, the use of these small business cards is only limited by your imagination. The results will not be seen overnight. People might only find your business card weeks after you left it somewhere. Slowly but surely, however, the more you leave them everywhere you go, the more visitors will go to your web site, the more interest you will generate, and the more sales you will make. That's not bad for something that takes a few minutes a day to do.

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