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New Year 3 Money Worksheets

New Year 3 Money Worksheets Making amounts using notes is the subject of our latest colourful Year 3 Money pages. Questions such as: ‘How many £5 notes do you need to make £65?’ can be done mentally, or children may well need to work practically, using £5 notes to count on in fives up to […]

On-screen addition and subtraction activities for years 1-3.

On-screen addition and subtraction activities for years 1-3. Great news: new on-screen activities for years 1 to 3. A crucial part of achieving success in maths is that teachers give children sufficient time and practice in order to have a deep understanding of the maths they are doing. What better way to help with this […]

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Maths Mastery: Add and Subtract

Maths Mastery: Add and Subtract Year 2 Many schools are now following a maths mastery approach to teaching which involves teaching topics in longer blocks to ensure that children have a firm understanding before moving on. For the next five weeks addition and subtraction takes centre stage in the Year 2 mastery block planning. Starting […]

Addition and Subtraction

Addition and Subtraction We have just added a superb collection of worksheets to our addition and subtraction categories for Years 1, 2 and 3. Year 1 subtraction includes investigative activities such as finding as many different calculations as possible from given numbers. In Year 2 we have concentrated on bar modelling and number lines to […]

Year 3 Maths Number and Place Value Games

Year 3 Maths Number and Place Value Games Each game concentrates on one precise skill or concept. There are 8 questions to answer, followed by a printable answer sheet. Game 1: Counting in multiples of 100 Counting objects in multiples of 100, up to 1 000. Game 2: Reading place value grids Read the place […]

Maths Mastery Support

Year 1 Maths Mastery Support: Autumn Term: Block 1 Number and Place Value If you are following a maths mastery programme we now have a superb range of material which we are sure you will find useful to supplement work done in school or to help at home. The first block of four weeks covers […]

Year 3 Bar Modelling: Adding

Year 3 Bar Modelling: Adding Bar modelling is becoming increasingly popular in schools as a way to represent an abstract calculation. In these pages the bar model approach can be used to help find the third number to make a total of 100. There are various ways children might approach this task. Some will add […]

Year 3 Reasoning: Place Value Grids

Year 3 Reasoning: Place Value Grids Place value grids and charts are used a great deal in the maths mastery curriculum as they provide a clear visual guide to the values in each column. To provide some extra support for this we have just published two sets of pages looking at comparing place value grids. […]

Reasoning problems in Year 3

Reasoning problems in Year 3 We have more requests for word problems/real life problems than any other area of maths and we have been really concentrating on these over the last few months. Our latest sets for Year 3 challenge children to work out the costs of buying tickets, clothes etc. taking advantage of various […]

Year 3 Sharing Money

Year 3 Sharing Money Not the normal style of question on division that Year 3 children will come across, these money problems are fun but require some thinking about. A collection of coins needs to be split equally between three children. The total of the coins has to be worked out and then the coins […]