## Which is the Hardest Times Table?

Way back in 2013, an educational tech firm analysed 60,000 Times Table 'answers' given by over 200 children. They found that the story was more

## Hexa Trex – Puzzles That Make You Think

What do you do if your child is confident with their Times Tables but just needs a little extra challenge to keep them motivated? It can be

## 7x Table – An Interesting Pattern

Bon Crowder's mathfour website has illustrated a useful pattern in the 7x table. You can clearly see in the animation here how the last digit

## A Fun Dice Game

Q. How do you know children are having fun? A.You can hear them.   Q. How do you know children are learning? A. You can see it on their

## Number Bonds Online Game

We don't often recommend online games, but this one is a little special! "Number Bonds, Make 10" is a mathematical version of Zuma. The object

## Beach Ball Multiples

Here’s a very quick 2-minute game that you can play almost by accident. We were playing with a beach ball but you could use any ball, bean

## Dinosaur Place Value

Place Value (knowing that a 1 in the hundreds is worth more than a 1 in the tens) is such an important concept. Unfortunately, it is also a concept

## Meal Time Times Tables!

From the title of this post we could be writing about multiplying items of food, or calculating the cost of multiple food-items. However, no