How do they not remember this? 
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How many times have you taught some maths to pupils who appear to grasp it, and you think the job is done, only to revisit the topic a few weeks later and experience a sea of blank faces staring at you as though you have started speaking in a strange language?


We provide ideas that help to engage pupils and embed the learning.

Help children to understand maths through 
exploring and reasoning...

Take a look at our lesson ideas, resources, activities and games which have been designed to engage pupils and strengthen their understanding. 

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Your maths learning environment...
  • Are pupils happy to make mistakes?

  • Is there lots of discussion during maths sessions?

  • What can be seen on the walls?

  • Where does maths happen?

  • Do pupils help themselves to visual resources and dictionaries?

  • Are pupils reluctant to finish the session?