“You want to know how to rhyme, then learn how to add. It’s mathematics.” Mos Def
Numeracy at Laycock starts in Nursery. It aims at making children number literate and focuses heavily on Number and Calculations.
Laycock Primary School has invested in a program to enhance engagement in mathematics. Mathletics is an engaging online platform for improving and maths skills. Mathletics is designed to inspire children to learn and the confidence to succeed!
Early Years, KS 1 and KS2 Literacy and Numeracy Activities Primary Games Maths games for KS1/KS2. Cool Math (coolmaths – American site for children) Fun Brain (activities for children)
http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc-home/vtc-ks2-home/vtc-ks2-maths(2).htm (teacher resources) Thinks Maths and Art ‘fun’ Incompetech A great site where you can print off graph paper to your own specifications. The Math Worksheet Site Creates worksheets for different abilities. Illuminations Use counting strategies to make as many outfits for Bobbie Bear as you can, using different coloured shirts and pants. (Great for Foundation and KS1). Illuminations Guide a turtle to a pond using coloured commands.