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What you should know about mastery in mixed ability Maths

In a typical Year 6 there is likely to be a seven year gap between achievers in Maths. As more schools embrace mastery and a return to whole class teaching, find out how you can manage this gap.

By John Dabell

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How to teach addition for KS2 interventions - Maths Bootcamp [1]

This is the first in our new KS2 Bootcamp series on common Maths misconceptions. Help your Year 5 and Year 6 pupils achieve their age related expectations in KS2 by going deep into how to work through all stages of addition problems.

By Pete Richardson

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35 ways to make best use of your primary school pupil premium funding

For some primary schools pupil premium funding is a large proportion of their budget, but how can you ensure you are making the most effective use for your disadvantaged pupils.

By Sam Southwell

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15 insights from the KS2 SATs results to change how you teach Maths

Use these 15 key insights from the Key Stage 2 SATs Results 2016 question level analysis to help your Year 6 Maths SATs preparation and KS2 revision in 2017.

By That Boy Can Teach

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Your Christmas round-up: 10 top Christmas Maths and well-being activities

With the holiday season looming, we’ve scoured educational blogs to find your the 10 best Maths and well-being Christmas activities to get you in the festive mood during the last days of term

By Sam Southwell

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Free KS2 Christmas Maths Quiz: Your End of Term Activity Sorted!

What better way to celebrate the Christmas season with your primary pupils than with a free KS2 Christmas Maths quiz based on real assessment questions for Y5 & Y6 

By Ellie McCann

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SATs booster resource: Year 6 Maths Catch-up & Revision Guide 2017

Ensure your Y6 pupils reach expected standard in the 2017 KS2 Maths SATs with a clear revision plan for plugging misconceptions and activities for Reasoning and Arithmetic

By Sophie Bessemer

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4 free diagnostic quizzes for Y5 and Y6 Maths assessments

Wouldn’t it be great if you had a set of diagnostic quizzes that you could use to identify gaps in your children’s knowledge and understanding? Now you can with simple diagnostic assessment quizzes

By Wendy Liu

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The Ofsted Proof Guide to an Effective Whole School Maths Strategy

There may not be such a thing as an outstanding Ofsted Maths lesson in 2016, but there are clear indications as to what Ofsted looks for and what a good Maths strategy looks like.

By Sophie Bessemer

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"How 1-to-1 primary Maths should be done": a review of TSL

The following review of TSL's 1-to-1 KS2 Maths intervention programme has been reposted with permission from Pete Richardson’s blog, an Assistant Head in Lancashire

By Pete Richardson

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3 KS2 SATs Practice Papers

Get ready for 2017 Maths SATs: 1 Arithmetic & 2 Reasoning tests & mark schemes in the set