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Zachary Tanti places 1st in an International Math Competition

Zachary Tanti, a Yr 4 student from Dingli Primary School has placed first out of 3780 students, in the international mental Math Grand Final competition, SuperTmatik.

SUPERTMATIK Mental Math game is a mathematical card game played in schools since 2005. Best known as “SUPER T”, this mental math game has proven to successfully engage students in grades 1 through 9 (students aged between 6 and 15 years). In 2007 EUDACTICA publishers, created the International SUPERTMATIK Mental Maths Competition, a contest based in the SUPERTMATIK card game. This contest has become a key event in the teaching of mathematics. The central principle of this championship is for students to develop basic competence in mathematics from the beginning of their schooling through constructive play, interesting and involving them in it via a fun way of learning.

Well done Zachary, you have made Malta proud of you and your outstanding achievement!