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Decimat resources!

Follow this link for these printable decimat resources: Decimal mat resources These are based on the Deci-mats available from NZ Maths, but I’ve just adapted them slightly to include pre-printed colour versions as shown. These can be used as a … Continue reading

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Fun with Numicon at Cauldeen Nursery!

Fantastic session with the morning and afternoon groups at Cauldeen nursery yesterday! We introduced Numicon to the children and explored ways we could use this to develop understanding of numerals, number word sequences and counting. As you can see this was … Continue reading

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Sharing effective practice in Highland

The National Numeracy Hub is a fantastic site for sharing resources and great practice – and we are very proud to contribute! Education Scotland came to film our numeracy training day in February and this is now available to access directly … Continue reading

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Meaningful contexts matter!

For children to see maths and numeracy as relevant and part of their lives, rather than just something they do in school, it is vital that they experience problems in real-life, meaningful contexts. Have a look at this previous post … Continue reading

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Exploring estimation skills….

Follow this link for a fantastic online resource that helps build estimation and reasoning skills: Estimation 180 Thank you to Fiona Phillips at Alness Academy for another great resource! This website has great ideas and resources to support learning and … Continue reading

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Nix the Tricks!

T Thank you again to Fiona Phillips at Alness Academy for another fantastic link – follow this link to download this ebook: Nix the Tricks This book explores the common “tricks” and rules that children are often taught, giving them a … Continue reading

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The Mathematics Shed

Have a look at this fantastic online resource for numeracy and maths – thank you so much to Sara-Jane Macaskill from Knockbreck Primary School for forwarding this great link. The Mathematics Shed There are hundreds of useful resources in this … Continue reading

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