KS1 SAT Arithmetic

KS1 SAT Arithmetic Undoubtedly the major new resource this week is the fantastic collection of  resources to help children with the KS1 Arithmetic Paper. With 21 new sets of pages containing over 80 worksheets, just on aspects of Arithmetic, this must make our KS1 test resources for the Arithmetic Paper some of the very best […]

KS2 Calculation Practice for the Reasoning Paper

KS2 Calculation Practice for the Reasoning Paper Whilst there is now a whole paper devoted to arithmetic in the KS2 tests, there are still plenty of calculation questions in the Reasoning Papers. Today we have published a range of worksheets which give plenty of practice at some of the easier style questions on this Reasoning […]

Year 5 Weekly Programme

Year 5 Weekly Programme The next 6 weeks of the Year 5 Weekly Programme has been eagerly anticipated by those who are looking for a short package of material covering all the major topics for maths in Year 5, and now it is here! Week 19 takes a hard look at mental arithmetic and the […]

Real help for the KS1 SAT tests

Real help for the KS1 SAT tests We have had may requests over the last year for resources specifically aimed at helping children with the KS1 SATs. Last week we published the most recent KS1 SAT Papers themselves and this week we have produced the first set in a fantastic series of worksheets which give […]

Valentine’s Day worksheets

Valentine’s Day worksheets I always look forward to writing about Valentine’s Day as it means that spring is on the way and we can enjoy some brilliant crisp sunny days in the next few weeks. Valentine’s Day is on the 14th of February and we have a fun selection of maths worksheets with a Valentine’s […]

New 12 sided £1 coin worksheets

New 12 sided £1 coin worksheets A fantastic new 12 sided £1 coin will enter circulation on the 28th  March and the Royal Mint will be producing one and a half billion of them! One of the main reasons for introducing the new coin is that the old one, which has been in circulation for […]

Updated urbrainy site

Updated urbrainy site Have you visited the urbrainy site recently? If not then you are in for a treat! This week we have launched a brand new urbrainy site with many major improvements. To mention just a couple: Downloads. Teachers have been requesting the facility to save pages onto pen drives etc so that they […]

Reasoning in Year 3: Money Problems

Reasoning in Year 3: Money Problems Our latest sets of worksheets for Year 3 on money problem solving are now available. The pages are really bright and colourful but the maths is tricky. For most of the questions two separate calculations need to be carried out to reach the answer. The questions are pictorial, with […]

Verbs in KS1 and KS2

Verbs in KS1 and KS2 It is some time since we have talked about verbs, but with the new test papers in place we now know that verbs crop up in both the KS1 and KS2 papers. This makes it very important that children understand and use them correctly. At KS1 the requirement is that […]

KS2 Arithmetic Paper practice

KS2 Arithmetic Paper: multiplying and dividing fractions We are not far away from having sets of worksheets covering every question from the new KS2 Arithmetic Paper! Today we have published four more sets of pages on: Multiplying proper fractions by whole numbers Multiplying 2-digit numbers by mixed numbers Multiplying simple fractions Dividing simple fractions by […]