Tag Archives: Times table

Easter themed Activity Village pages

Easter is just around the corner and my two are not really in the mood for our normal learning activities but we have found that even when  we have our “breaks”, maintaining a little bit of a rhythm to our … Continue reading

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Peacock Times Table

It’s no secret I like using colouring pages for learning activities ( the flower number bonds and doubling and halving butterflies were made using colouring pages), they just seem to add a bit of fun to something that can sometimes … Continue reading

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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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