The mathematics curriculum in primary schools, requires that mental maths strategies are taught to children from an early age. I have been teaching mental maths strategies for many years now and every year I see …


Mental Maths Questions for Children

Lines of Symmetry Game
Find a link to a fun symmetry game for your kids, here! The “Line of Symmetry” is the imaginary line where you could fold the image and have both halves match exactly. If you can reflect (or …

Mathematics practice for all levels: Ada Project
Are you tired of searching the internet to find exercises to practise your mathematics? Well search no more! ADA Project is a free, opensource, online mathematics textbook for students and teachers, that aims to provide questions …

Sevendigit Numbers
Teach children about sevendigit numbers using this Powerpoint I created, trying to follow Kerri Miller’s footsteps, the lesson powerpoint specialist! 🙂 This powerpoint was created to go with the Busy Ant Mathematics Scheme, but it …

Simplifying Fractions Card Game
GUEST POST! Looking for fun ways to revise those tricky mathematics skills, in a fun way? Unsure about simplifying fractions and need some practice, but don’t know where to start? Well, this is the post …

Revise Year 6 Mathematics Concepts
We’ll be revising the following topics in a super fun way! Click on the images to play the games! Mean, mode, median, range. Data Handling Probability Angles Transformations First up, MODE,MEAN, MEDIAN, RANGE! Join the …

Be a multiplication master!
How good are you with your times tables? Do you want to be a multiplication master? Have fun practising your times tables with these great games! Which one is your favourite? Leave a comment below …

Subtraction Grids
When it comes to mathematical operations, our favourite one, hands down is addition! But what about it’s inverse operation, subtraction? No one seems to like it as much… Well, that was before this fantastic subtraction …

Transformations in Mathematics
We all know about the transformations of Batman and Superman! But how do these relate to transformations in mathematics? Read on to find out! In geometry, transformations refer to the movement of a shape in …

Decimals, Fractions, Percentages with Football Maths Freebie!
Equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages Fractions, decimals and percentages are all different ways of showing the same value. Follow these steps to convert from one to another. Fraction to decimal: Divide the numerator by the …