Preston Park has devised a calculation policy that shows the expected learning progression as children move through the different Key Stages during their time at primary school. If you help your child with their Numeracy at home and would like to know what they should know by the end of their current year then click here to download the Calculation Policy.
List of useful Websites:
Using and applying
(1 more and 1 less board games)
Number games KS2
http://www.funbrain.com/tictactoe/index.html Noughts and crosses game using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, squares, cubes, square roots and all operations
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/maths/pdfs/fwall.pdf (Fraction wall)
Numbers and the number system
http://www.teachingtime.co.uk/ a useful site for teaching time
Useful Numeracy Websites:
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/ Maths dictionary which is child friendly
http://www.nrich.maths.org.uk/ challenging maths puzzles/games for more able children.
www.numeracyworld.com/decimal-worksheets.html worksheets that can be printed to use in class
http://www.primaryworksheets.co.uk/ some useful maths games (evaluation copy only)
http://www.familylearning.org.uk/multiplication_games.html Maths games for each topic
Early Years, KS 1 and KS2 Literacy and Numeracy Activities
http://www.coolmath.com (coolmaths – American site for children)
http://www.funbrain.com (activities for children)
http://incompetech.com/graphpaper/ a great site where you can print off graph paper to your own specifications.
http://themathworksheetsite.com/ creates worksheets for different abilities
http://illuminations.nctm.org/activitydetail.aspx?ID=3 use counting strategies to make as many outfits for Bobbie Bear as you can, using different coloured shirts and pants. (Great for Foundation and KS1)
http://illuminations.nctm.org/activitydetail.aspx?ID=83 guide a turtle to a pond using coloured commands
http://www.mathletics.co.uk/ Key Stage Two children have a username and password to access Mathletics
http://www.kangaroomaths.com/index.php This website is very useful to encourage students to self-assess as a focused method of revision