## Numeracy

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

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/maths/pdfs/1less-dicegames.pdf

(1 more and 1 less board games)

Number bonds

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/pyramid.html

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

Fractions

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/maths/pdfs/fwall.pdf  (Fraction wall)

Shapes

http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/maths/3d/index.htm

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/shape.htm

Numbers and the number system

http://www.primarygames.co.uk/

Decimals

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/fractions/

Word problems

http://www.mathplayground.com/wordproblems.html

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/wordproblems/

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.primaryresources.co.uk/maths/mathsB6.htm

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