Group Readers are specially written modern stories to share in groups of three to six children. They are charmingly illustrated and facilitate reading and comprehension progression from Reception right through to Year 6. Available to download or buy, they enhance any scheme of English! Read more
Have you ever wished that Ruth Merttens would run a maths-focused staff meeting at your school? Well, now's your chance to deliver one of her staff events yourself, under her guidance. Hamilton has put together a set of materials to facilitate getting your teachers on track for delivering consistent maths teaching across your school. Read more
Are you looking to develop mathematical problem-solving skills across your school? Hamilton have a range of Problem-solving Investigation Tools that can help you do so. We provide a variety of opportunities to master the challenges of building investigative skills from Early Years through Year 6. Read more
Hamilton is extremely proud to announce that BETT has shortlisted Celebrations for a 2017 award for Early Years Digital Content. This cross-curricular topic introduces Reception children to special celebrations in their communities and in the wider world. Read more
It's a New Year and a New Term! Use significant dates in January and February as hooks for studying sports, music, computing, science and geography. Mozart's and Darwin's birthdays, the Chinese New Year, World Wetlands Day, Safer Internet Day and the start of the Africa Cup of Nations and the Australian Open are all coming soon. Read more
New dates in London, Somerset, Hampshire, Surrey, Essex and now Cheshire. How do we know children have mastered or are on-track to master age-related expectations and also ensure that they continue to enjoy their learning of mathematics? Come and find out from Professor Ruth Merttens this Spring Term. Read more
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Hamilton Trust is a UK charity working to support high quality teaching and learning. We provide comprehensive English, Maths and other planning materials for primary teachers; we run maths projects at both primary and secondary level; and we provide pedagogical training - all under the guidance of Professor Ruth Merttens.

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  • It's a New Year and a New Term! Use significant dates in January and February as hooks for studying sports, music, computing, science and geography. Mozart's and Darwin's birthdays, the Chinese New Year, World Wetlands Day, Safer Internet Day and the start of the Africa Cup of Nations and the Australian Open are all coming soon. Read more
  • How do we get numerically fluent children who enjoy mathematics? Come find out at Ruth Merttens' FREE seminars. This session outlines four key strategies which enable teachers to engender mental agility with numbers as well as a deeper understanding of mathematical operations and concepts. Read more
  • New dates in London, Somerset, Hampshire, Surrey, Essex and now Cheshire. How do we know children have mastered or are on-track to master age-related expectations and also ensure that they continue to enjoy their learning of mathematics? Come and find out from Professor Ruth Merttens this Spring Term. Read more

Training

Get to grips with the new primary maths curriculum! Prof. Ruth Merttens shows you how to approach the new curriculum. Three online training videos get you started, and a short introduction answers some of the most common questions about how to manage the new curriculum.