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A Maths Mystery Box

The Natural Maths Mystery box contains the mathematical  ingredients for today’s challenge. Under the bench you will find the mathematical staples that you can use...

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Time Concepts

I.Q., It's Time is one of my favourite time concept books. It is hard to find quality picture books about time. Often, they are nothing...

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Domino Maths for Parents – Day 8

Key number-skill problems from our Hands-on with Dominoes series. For the Early Years, we have chosen a problem that involves more than/less than.Becoming fluent with...

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Black-and-White Land

In Black-and-White Land there are no colours, and everything is made of squares, rectangles or triangles. Design the setting for a picture book that begins:...

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Thrifty Thursday

Are you sure? This is a typical word problem We have to back track and ask what experiences the students have missed out on. Well,...

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Wednesday Workout

Our Wednesday Workout is about estimation, counting and comparing. As with our other blog activities this can be made accessible and or challenging to all...

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Technicolour Tuesday

Today we are exploring polygons. Polygon is derived from the Greek where poly means many and gon means angle, so a polygon is a many-angled...

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