Matthew Hains


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Real data for Excel activities

What do we want? REAL DATA! When do we want it? NOW! A really good way to help your students see the relevance of Computer […]


Excel Activity – COUNTIF

Each month I will create a new super-duper Excel activity that you can give to your students to practice with. I will cover the Functions […]


The teaching of C.A.T. Theory

The teaching of Computer Applications Technology theory is always a contentious debate! So many teachers are pulling their hair out (well, those that still have […]


Numbering and Sections in Word

I was asked by a teacher to answer three Word-based questions from an exam. They all had to do with page numbering and sections. I […]


A Successful Teacher teaches holistically

You can have the funniest and most innovative lesson on algebra, but if your student has just been told his parents are getting a divorce, you will not reach him.


Classroom ideas

Having started teaching in a new classroom, I find myself having to make myself at home and decorate it a bit! So, I have started […]


Excel Activity – SUMIF(s)

Each month I will create a new super-duper Excel activity that you can give to your students to practice with. I will cover the Functions […]