044 TMD How to Multiply Quickly

Tweet Learn what the distributive property means in the real world and how it can help you perform lightning fast multiplication in your head. Questions go to mathdude@quickanddirtytips.com or 206-339-6279. Like what you hear? Help us out by writing a review at iTunes! Listen to the math podcast here . . . → Read More: 044 TMD How to Multiply Quickly

Year 6 maths worksheet: adding fractions

Tweet My first addition of fractions page was very popular and I have had  several requests for more, as it does take some time and re-inforcement to get the hang of this concept. I believe that adding fractions is one of the hardest topics for children to understand, mainly because it involves so many steps. Remember, [...] . . . → Read More: Year 6 maths worksheet: adding fractions

What maths should children know by the end of Year 6?

Tweet This is the final article in our series on what maths children should know, although I will be returning to this theme again and again in the future. Much of the work carried out in year 5 eg addition and subtraction will need to be reinforced and is not covered in these targets for year [...] . . . → Read More: What maths should children know by the end of Year 6?