Archives for "November, 2007"

Posted by Peter on 21st November 2007

Free Y3 maths worksheets: Making multiplication number stories

Consolidation of understanding multiplication, very similar to the Year 2 pages, but with larger numbers. These two free maths worksheets ask the children to make number stories for multiplication sentences. The Primary Framework for Mathematics considers these kinds of questions very important as they show clearly whether children understand the vocabulary they use in mathematics. […]

Posted by Peter on 20th November 2007

Free Y2 maths worksheets: Making multiplication number stories

With young children the best way to explain multiplication is as repeated addition.

Posted by Peter on 19th November 2007

Free Y1 maths worksheets: Making number stories

Two more maths worksheets where children have to make a number story to match the sum.

Posted by Peter on 17th November 2007

Free Y6 maths worksheets: Mentally add 3-digit numbers

Free Y6 maths worksheets: Mentally add 3-digit numbers

Posted by Peter on 16th November 2007

Free Y5 maths worksheets: Mentally add larger numbers

It is important that children have real confidence with adding any two digit numbers ( eg 42 and 58 ) and that they have a variety of strategies or approaches, depending on the numbers involved – sometimes it is easier to start with the tens, but not always. Constant practice, usually not on paper, of […]

Posted by Peter on 15th November 2007

Free Y4 maths worksheets: Mentally add two 2-digit numbers

There should be no need for using written methods to add two 2-digit numbers.

Posted by Peter on 14th November 2007

Free Y3 maths worksheets: Written addition questions

Here we are adding two, 2-digit numbers, but the answers all come to whole tens. This is reinforcing those vital number bonds that make 10 (4 and 6 etc).

Posted by Peter on 13th November 2007

Free Y2 maths worksheets: Written addition questions

There are quite a number of different ways that an addition question can be asked. By Year 2 children are expected to be able to recognise these:

Posted by Peter on 12th November 2007

Free Y1 maths worksheets: Two numbers to make a total

The answer is given and children have to find two different sums to make the answer.

Posted by Peter on 11th November 2007

Maths game: Counting on in steps of one (trucks)

Another fun game to encourage counting. Three numbers are given. Just enter the next three numbers in the sequence in order.