Gareth Metcalfe's Home Maths LessonsGareth Metcalfe came to deliver a maths training day at our school last year for schools in our area - he was fantastic and full of great ideas. You only require paper and a pencil to join in!
Games are an important tool for learning. Playing games encourages strategic mathematical thinking as children find different strategies for solving problems and deepen their understanding of numbers. Click on the links below for fun maths games ideas which you can play indoors and outdoors.
Miss Walker introduces this addition game. You can also adapt the game in order to learn your multiplication tables, adding decimals, adding multiples of ten etc.
8 rolls to 100
This is a great game to use when practising your times tables. It also involves addition strategies as you add up your total score. Good luck everyone!
Here is an addition card game. You can adapt it in many ways, for instance you could find the factors of the number that you roll. Enjoy!
Mrs Walker introduces you to a place value game. The game can be adapted so that you are working with 3 digit numbers or more. Have fun!