News Tagged 'Maths'

SATs Revision

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BBC Bitesize webpageWith SATs only a few weeks away pupils may wish to investigate some of these useful KS2 revision sites:

Bitesize – a whole set of games that may be worth running through between now and taking the SATs.

Tips for surviving SATs

There are 6 free days for Maths Boot Camp available  and also Literacy activities. As ...

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The Bloodhound Project

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A picture of a rocket carBloodhound SCC is project running for schools incorporating practical mathematics, science and literacy into technology. The Bloodhound project is attempting to try to overcome what according to Richard Noble “is the biggest threat today, the failure to inspire British and American pupils to gain a good education in science and engineering.”

Bloodhound is a rocket and jet powered car, superfast and fuel efficient that offers a ...

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Purple Mash

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A picture showing some of the themes in Purple Mash

The Oxfordshire “Learning With Technology” conference was another opportunity to have a good look at 2Simple’s Purple Mash.

Purple Mash is a massive online creative space especially for primary school learners. It is a wonderful collection of resources that inspires creativity in young pupils.

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Free on-line maths resources and games

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Anyone wishing to set maths games for homework on the run up to the SATs may  find this set of links useful. Between these four sites there are hundreds of games in each aspect of maths for all early years and primary school ages.

Crickweb

The Crickweb website is home to over two hundred free interactive teaching resources for primary ...

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Mathletics

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Mathletics (http://www.mathletics.co.uk/). Mathletics a great way for pupils to test their mental maths skills against pupils from around the world. It is expensive for whole school use (£6 per pupil) but you may wish to mention it in your newsletter as it can be purchased by parents for use at home.

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