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National Numeracy Day

On 16th May 2018, the UK’s first National Numeracy Day¬†will take place! Follow this link for more information: National Numeracy Day National Numeracy Day will be a celebration of the importance of numbers in our everyday lives, and a great … Continue reading

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Maths is everywhere!

Hopefully Spring is on its way soon and taking maths outside is a great way to reinforce that maths is everywhere, not just in school! I love this article from Maths Australia – follow this link for some fun¬†ideas for … Continue reading

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Making Maths Count – One Year Review Report

Follow this link for the Making Maths Count One Year Review Report: Making Maths Count – One Year Review Report The final report of the Making Maths Count group was published in September 2016, and focused on three key aims: … Continue reading

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Holiday Maths Challenge!

The Deputy First Minister this week wrote to Primary Head Teachers and Parent Councils to advise that he is launching a Holiday Maths Challenge aimed at Primary 6 pupils and their families: Maths Holiday Challenge – DFM Letter This is … Continue reading

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Fibonacci Day!

The 23rd November is Fibonacci Day – a great opportunity to explore patterns and sequencing in maths! November 23 is celebrated as Fibonacci day because when the date is written in the mm/dd format (11/23), the digits in the date … Continue reading

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