Maths at home can be fun and easy. There are many different ways you can help your child with their maths learning at home.
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- 2016 Parent Guide to our KS1 Calculation Policy [pdf 1MB]
- Maths through storiesThese stories relate to a general mathematical theme or they have a specific maths topic. [pdf 91KB]
- Math songs A booklet with links to youtube videos and lyrics of maths songs [pdf 1MB]
- Year 1 booklet maths at home [pdf 476KB]
- maths workshop presentation FS2 and Year 1 31 Jan 2018 [pdf 4MB]
Addition - number pairs
We also look at the related facts (subtraction) and how all these number sentences link together. We often put this into a part-whole model or bar model.
Sharing equally is something that can be practiced using practical equipment. Similiar methods can be used for multiplication.
Children need to be able to recognise and describe numbers up to 100 in Year 1. It is important that the children understand the value of those numbers and can also count in 2s 5s and 10s.
Challenge is always key. Don't be afraid to stretch your child and ask them more challenging questions. How your child how they got to their answer or make them prove it to you.
These are a brilliant tool to practice lots of different maths skills. Simply google ideas and the possibilities are endless.
This is a mathematical topic that lends itself perfectly to learning at home. Height, length, weight, volume, money and time are all subjects that can be brought into your child's everyday life.
Sorting, building, describing, naming.