Archives for "March, 2008"

Posted by Peter on 28th March 2008

Counting game: colour ten fish

Counting game: colour ten fish

Posted by Peter on 27th March 2008

Reception maths vocabulary: Shape and space

The vocabulary that young children are expected to know is quite challenging and none more so than in Shape and Space. Children are expected to be able to explore shapes, talk about their properties and know some quite tricky names of 2D and 3D shapes, including sphere, pyramid and cone. This knowledge can only be […]

Posted by Peter on 26th March 2008

Subtraction worksheet: subtract from a single digit

The first in our subtraction worksheets. Pure and simple subtraction of numbers less than 10. No number lines or pictures to count. Just two worksheets with ten sums each. Subtraction worksheet: subtract from a single digit (1) Download “Subtraction Worksheet: Subtract From A Single Digit”File Size: 61.08 KB

Posted by Peter on 25th March 2008

Free Y4 maths worksheet: More addition in your head (pg 1)

Some quick revision of addition, working all answers out ‘in your head’. By now children should have a wide range of techniques for adding mentally. One example on this maths worksheet is to add 29 by adding 30 and subtracting one. Also here is some revision of the language of addition: increase, total, how many […]

Posted by Peter on 12th March 2008

Free Y5 maths worksheet: Investigate subtraction (pg 2)

Another worksheet with a ‘wheel’ of questions to practise subtraction of whole tens. year 5’s should find this quite easy and it is worth considering what approach they take to finding all the possible questions. Start with a high number and go through the spokes to make a sum eg 130 – 80. By year […]

Posted by Peter on 11th March 2008

Reception maths vocabulary: measures

This is another area of maths that children meet very early in their lives. Standard units of measurement (eg metres or kilos) are not taught at this stage – it would be pointless as many children are unable to count up to 100 or 1000. Rather it is about comparing things – objects which are […]

Posted by Peter on 10th March 2008

Free Y3 maths worksheet: Counting on revision (pg 1)

Here’s a very straight forward little revision for children to practise their counting on in the hundreds. In Year 3 many children will still be using their fingers to count on whilst others will be learning to add the number using the facts they already know. As most of these questions cross the next tens […]

Posted by Peter on 7th March 2008

Counting game: Colour 8 stars

Help Jim colour in the stars he has got for good work! Click in a star: Once for red. Twice for blue. Three times for Gold. (Either JavaScript is not active or you are using an old version of Adobe Flash Player. Please install the newest Flash Player.)

Posted by Peter on 5th March 2008

Free Y3 maths worksheet: Complete number sentences (pg 2)

Getting to know pairs of numbers which total 100

Posted by Peter on 5th March 2008

World Maths Day has begun

World Maths Day has begun! Good luck to everyone taking part. World top students and World Top Classes can be viewed now at World Maths Day. Whingate Primary doing well!