Tag Archives: Times table

Maths on the sliding doors

My kids love drawing on our sliding doors so recently we decided to try some Maths on the sliding doors.  For no real reason other than I like keeping their home learning activities varied and because I know how good … Continue reading

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Cute spider 8 times table

I like finding patterns in maths and relating the patterns back to normal life.  I think it helps the kids understand concepts better.  So counting in 2’s or 2 times table you can use pairs of socks / counting in … Continue reading

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Times Table strategies we used

Over the weekend I received two emails asking me how I taught my daughter her times tables.  I started writing my response and realized that what I wanted to say was a lot longer that a quick email answer so … Continue reading

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Bean Bag, times table practice fun

We have often played maths games which involve throwing a bean bag or soft dice and the kids always enjoy them.  So yesterday when we were revising a few times tables I suddenly though why not combine our times table … Continue reading

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Home-made times table pages

My daughter she has always loved it when I give her pages that I have made (even if I just write out a few sums, or if I write out a puzzle for her).  She loves the fact that I … Continue reading

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Times table and division booklet

No big surprise that after I made my youngest some basic number bond booklets my daughter “enquired” about hers.  I should have known it was coming but I honestly had not planned anything for her.  She suggested an 8 times … Continue reading

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Multiplication and Division Folding cards

I first printed off these folded multiplication cards for my daughter a few months ago and she really liked using them.  She liked the fact that she could test herself and then check her answers (she is wanting more and … Continue reading

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