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New urbrainy ipad games

New urbrainy ipad games Number Y1 Maths App Don’t forget we have just launched an iPad app full of fun activities on Number for Year 1. The app allows our iPad fans to play these games without the need of an internet connection or even a subscription to URBrainy.com. The new Number Y1 app makes […]

Word list for years 3 and 4

Word list for years 3 and 4 In the new English Programme of Study there are two word lists, one for years 3 and 4 and one for years 5 and 6. The lists are a combination of words children frequently use in their writing and words which they often misspell. There are 100 words […]

Year 6 Statistics Programme of Study (statutory requirements)

Here are the statutory requirements for Statistics in Year 6. Year 6 Statistics Programme of Study Pupils should be taught to: •    interpret and construct pie charts and line graphs and use these to solve problems •    calculate and interpret the mean as an average. What’s new and comments Just three main targets for year […]

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URBrainy maths resources

URBrainy maths resources Only a couple of weeks left of the summer holiday – how time flies. Next term is now on the horizon and children will be going to new classes, or even new schools. It seems that they are suddenly a whole year older and it is important that they begin with confidence, […]

Weekly Maths Programme for Year 1

Weekly Maths Programme for Year 1 Our Year 1 Weekly Programme has proved to be very popular and we are pleased to announce that we have now upgraded it to meet the challenges of the new primary curriculum starting in September. The programme makes selecting the maths for the week so much easier and in […]

Year 6 Algebra Programme of Study (statutory requirements)

Algebra in Year 6 This is a brand new category for Year 6 children, as Algebra is introduced for the first time. In fact, there is nothing very much in the way of new maths, more a change of title, as much of the work would have been covered before in other categories. Children will […]

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URBrainy holiday offer

URBrainy holiday offer The sun is shining and now is just the right time to introduce our special summer offer. For a limited time only we are giving all our new yearly subscribers 15 months access to URBrainy.com instead of the usual 12 months. A year’s subscription taken out at the end of July will […]

Year 5 Statistics Programme of Study (statutory requirements)

Handling data has a brand new title in the Maths Programme of Study for September 2014: it is now called Statistics. Here are the new statutory requirements for Statistics. Year 5 Statistics Programme of Study Pupils should be taught to: solve comparison, sum and difference problems using information presented in a line graph complete, read […]

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Year 6 Ratio and Proportion Programme of Study (statutory requirements)

This is a brand new category for Year 6 children, emphasising solving problems using ratios. Year 6 Ratio and Proportion Programme of Study Pupils should be taught to: •    solve problems involving the relative sizes of two quantities where missing values can be found by using integer multiplication and division facts •    solve problems involving […]

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Year 5 Geometry Programme of Study

Accuracy is a key word in the new Programme of Study for Geometry in Year 5. Children will be expected to draw lines accurately, to the nearest millimetre. Measuring angle is also an important part of this year’s work as well as calculating angles from given information. In full the new Programme of Study is: […]