123 TMD What Is Pascal’s Triangle? Part 1

Tweet Learn how to draw Pascal’s triangle and find out what it has to do with the probability of tossing coins. Listen to the math podcast here . . . → Read More: 123 TMD What Is Pascal’s Triangle? Part 1

Year 2 Shape worksheet: 4 squares

Tweet In year 2 children should be using 2D shapes to make pictures and patterns by drawing round them, as well as using pin boards and elastic bands. This mini investigation looks at combining four squares to see how many different shapes can be made. The best way to go about this is to have four [...] . . . → Read More: Year 2 Shape worksheet: 4 squares

Counting in Year 1

Tweet It is often assumed that children in year 1 are capable at counting, but this is frequently not the case and they need plenty of practice reciting the number names and counting on and back. Of course number rhymes such as ‘One, two, three, four, five, Once I caught a fish alive’ will help with [...] . . . → Read More: Counting in Year 1

Resource of the Week: Find tenths and hundredths

Tweet This week we take a look at a worksheet on the relationship between fractions and division. It is important that children understand that finding one half of a number is equivalent to dividing by 2, that finding one tenth of a number is the same as dividing the number by 10 and to find one [...] . . . → Read More: Resource of the Week: Find tenths and hundredths