118 TMD What Are Moving Averages? Part 2

Tweet Learn about some of the different kinds of moving averages that you can use in daily life. SPONSOR: Try GotoMeeting with HDFaces Today Free for 30 Days! Listen to the math podcast here . . . → Read More: 118 TMD What Are Moving Averages? Part 2

Useful resources: 1 to 100 number grid

Tweet Having a browse round the site I noticed that there is not very much in the Useful Resources section so I thought it was about time I added some! A number grid (often called a number square) from 1-100 is a very useful resource, especially when used for counting and looking for patterns. An obvious [...] . . . → Read More: Useful resources: 1 to 100 number grid

Calculating in Year 2

Tweet In Year 2 children will be calculating using the addition, subtraction, multiplication and division symbols. Their understanding of addition will develop as they begin to add a 1-digit number to a 2-digit number as well as beginning to answer written addition questions. (This is not the same as using written methods.) Developing efficient mental methods [...] . . . → Read More: Calculating in Year 2

071 TMD How to Amaze Your Friends With Number Tricks

Tweet Learn how number tricks work and how you can use them to amaze your friends. Listen to the math podcast here . . . → Read More: 071 TMD How to Amaze Your Friends With Number Tricks

117 TMD What Are Moving Averages? Part 1

Tweet Learn what moving averages are and when you should use them in your daily life. SPONSOR: Try GotoMeeting with HDFaces Today Free for 30 Days! Listen to the math podcast here . . . → Read More: 117 TMD What Are Moving Averages? Part 1

116 TMD What Is the Circumference of a Circle?

Tweet Learn how the equation for the circumference of a circle is used in the Olympic games. SPONSOR: Try GotoMeeting with HDFaces Today Free for 30 Days! Listen to the math podcast here . . . → Read More: 116 TMD What Is the Circumference of a Circle?

Quick Update to Subtraction on the Number Line Problems

Tweet Some of the problems in the More Subtraction on the Number Line worksheets were outside the range of the number line shown to work out each problem. Got those fixed this morning, just end time for some end-of-the year subtraction review… get the math worksheets here . . . → Read More: Quick Update to Subtraction on the Number Line Problems

Divide 3-digit numbers by 6

Tweet This is a short division page which concentrates just on dividing 3-digit numbers by 6. Short division, as its name suggests is a shortened version of the long division method where subtractions and remainders are done mentally. The key to answering these is to have a set speech for the process. For example: 6)457 ‘How [...] . . . → Read More: Divide 3-digit numbers by 6

Resource of the Week: Bar charts

Tweet Now we are coming on to more familiar territory for most people when we think of graphs: the bar chart or bar graph. Here the vertical bars represent the number of people going out on a boat. Each bar is completely separate from the others. It is important that children get used to naming the [...] . . . → Read More: Resource of the Week: Bar charts

Counting and Number in year 2

Tweet A great deal is expected of children by the end of Year 2 and we have some great maths worksheets to help them on their way. By the end of the year children are expected to read and write 2-digit numbers in figures and words, describe and extend number sequences and recognise odd and even [...] . . . → Read More: Counting and Number in year 2