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Resource of the Week: Maths Worksheets on Money

Like all young children, your child will need plenty of practice working with money, at first just with 1p and 2p coins, then with 5p and 10p coins. The best way to do this is to use real coins although it is possible to buy sets of card coins. (Often 100 card pennies costs more […]

Extra resources: Blank clock faces

As suggested by several of our members, including Anne and Bev, here are two pages of blank clock faces. These are ideal for helping with telling the time. Remember, with young children, start by just showing the time to the whole hour and then move on to showing half hours. Ask your child what time […]

What’s New? Maths Worksheets on Adding 3 Numbers

This is the second set of maths worksheets on adding 3 small numbers. These are harder and need a different approach to the first set because a number has to be put in to make the number sentences correct. For example 2 + ? + 7 = 13 There are a number of different ways […]

Read the time to the half hour.

Anne from Grimsby and Bev from Aldershot have both asked if we could make some more pages on time. So it was straight down to the depths of the creative pool where our turtles leapt at the chance of coming up with some more time worksheets. Here we have four worksheets on reading the time […]

Resource of the Week: Maths Worksheets on Writing Numbers as Digits

We all know adults who write numbers in weird and wonderful ways, which often makes the numbers difficult to read. It’s vital that your child learns the correct way to form his or her numbers, where to start, and in which direction to move the pencil. There are only ten digits to learn to be […]

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What’s new: Worksheets on sharing between two

The very first in our division worksheets, found in the ‘Superbrains’ section. These four pages look at division as sharing equally. It’s a great idea to do lots of this practically, sharing out sweets, cards, buttons etc and is best done on a ‘one for you, one for me’ basis to begin with. There is […]

News: August 7th, an amazing date!

Two truly amazing times will shortly be with us – but only for a second each. At 5 minutes and six seconds after 4 am the time will be 04:05:06. On August 7th the date will be 07/08/09. Put these two together, so at 5 minutes and six seconds after 4 am on August 7th […]

Resource of the Week: Maths Worksheets on Subtraction

This is a great way for your child to learn about subtraction by counting back in ones. The frogs will help to hop back along the number line to do each subtraction. With four pages to chose from there’s plenty here to help get started with counting back. This is just one of a fantastic […]

What’s New? Telling the Time (1)

Telling the time is one of those benchmarks which many parents use to judge how well their children are doing. In fact, many children find time a difficult concept and with the use of digital watches, mobile phones etc they come across the traditional clock face less and less. This set of maths worksheets is […]

Resource of the Week: Maths Board Game – Misox

Just about everybody knows about noughts and crosses, but Misox is much more thought provoking, yet just as easy to play. Play it just like noughts and crosses, taking it in turns to place counters on the board. But… the player who makes a straight line of three LOSES the game. Don’t be too certain […]