Teacher support for Maths
Hamilton has a range of additional reference and advice materials for Maths.
New Curriculum Maths Support
Example Calculation Policy
Addition and Subtraction Methods
Multiplication and Division Methods
Key Skills to Go to the Wall for
Maths Challenges KS1 (answers)
Maths Challenges LKS2 (answers)
Maths Challenges UKS2 (answers)
Hamilton Education sells hard copy teaching resources that support Hamilton plans at very low cost. Group Readers, phonics books, number lines and 'Five Minute Fillers' can help you teach literacy and numeracy skills in your classroom.
It is often easy to forget that for many parents, homework is the only picture they get of what their child does at school. We have therefore put a great deal of effort into writing suitable, fun and home-friendly activities for children and parents to share together. Children will benefit and so will parents and teachers!
Learn times tables (3x, 4x, 5x, or 6x) by writing rhyming words lists to help remember them.
Practise doubling and halving skills by completing the alien brain box.
Recognise right angles by listing clock times where the hour hand makes a right angle with the minute time. Relate these times to digital times.
Understand that a litre is a measurement of capacity by making a paper cylinder to hold exactly one litre of dried beans, lentils or rice. Understand 3-D shapes.
Recognise odd and even numbers and practise addition skills by playing simple coin game. Recognise different coins.
Explore the notion of probability and investigate binary numbers by playing a simple coin spinning game.
Recognise multiples of three by completing a colour by numbers alien.
Practise multiplying by 10 and 100 and collect data for the number of segments in oranges to later produce a bar graph in school.
Practise subtraction skills and look at number patterns.
Practise using multiples of five and six in division calculations by playing a rocket and planet dice game (2 sheets).
Complete a Carroll diagram for electrical equipment in the home and take data to school for collation.
Understand that a symbol can stand for a number and practise arithmetic skills.
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