#teammagicalmaths @Plytgame Can this really be true? 5 Hours of PLYT improved children’s maths by 19%! Hope you don’t mind but we just had to share our exciting findings with you. Last half term we undertook a project with a…

#teammagicalmaths @Plytgame Can this really be true? 5 Hours of PLYT improved children’s maths by 19%! Hope you don’t mind but we just had to share our exciting findings with you. Last half term we undertook a project with a…

Posted in Extension Task, G Post, Games, Mathematics, Primary, Resources Tagged with: KS1, KS2, Learning Times Tables, mastery, maths, Maths challenges KS2, maths improvement, multiplication, numeracy, PLYT, primary, resources, teacher

Times tables games for kids This is a great way to get pupils to practice their times tables and become more fluent in their understanding and recall of times tables facts. The game is very simple and just requires a…

Posted in Games, Lesson starters, Mathematics, Maths Toolkit, Worksheets Tagged with: A times tables game for kids, download free 10 x 10 grid worksheet, times tables, times tables practice

Football and Maths All credit goes to math-play.com who created these great resources. I used the games below with a low ability group to celebrate the start of the recent world cup and it went down a treat. A great atmosphere…

Posted in Games, Interactive White Board, Lesson plenary, Lesson starters, Mathematics, Maths Toolkit, Teacher Tagged with: football penalty shoot out maths starter, soccer and maths

Guest Blogger: @WizenWorld WizenWorld is a free math adventure game for 3rd to 8th graders. This Zelda-style game requires students to explore exciting new worlds, and use their math skills to defeat the bad guys. The game maintains a strong focus…

Posted in Assessment, G Post, Games, ICT, Mathematics, Resources, Teacher Tagged with: Common Core aligned, cool math games, free, wizenworld

Math Game I came across this on twitter and had to post it on the site! I will put my hands up and admit that I was addicted to flappy birds for a week or two (Highest score 98). So…

Posted in Games, Interactive White Board, Lesson starters, Mathematics Tagged with: flappy maths, times tables

Guest Blogger: ShrekTheTeacher Having struggled to find any maths games that children go back to again and again, I have created two myself that I hope will make a difference… I have focussed on recognising numerals, matching them with quantities, and…

Posted in Curriculum, G Post, Games, ICT, Interactive White Board, Mathematics, Number Tagged with: Apps, maths

Popping and playing with bubble wrap is a popular past time for many and this is an addictive resource that will keep you busy for hours and hours! Why not use this as a reward at the end of a…

Thanks to flashmaths.co.uk for another great resource that you can use during your festive lessons! It is brilliant little starter or plenary to develop memory skills. You can use this in a computer room or bring this up on the…

Posted in Apps, Games, Lesson starters, Mathematics, Season Tagged with: maths christmas, maths tree

Online Math Games The use of Math games are proving to be a hit in educational environments across the globe. Teachers and parents are finding that the use of Math games is a way in which you can get your…

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Learning Times Tables This is another great resource from flashmaths.co.uk that I have used to get learners to learn times tables. I use this as a starter in a lesson or in a ICT suite and hold competitions to who…

Posted in Games, Lesson plenary, Lesson starters, Mathematics Tagged with: homeschool, Learning Times Tables, maths games, multiplication, timestable