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How was week 1? School feedback on Third Space Learning

At Third Space Learning, we’ve been busy, beginning 2017 with over 500 schools, our largest amount to date meaning more than 6000 pupils have started their weekly 1-to-1 Maths lessons.

By Sam Southwell

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How to use bar models to ace the 4 operations and word problems

How to use bar models for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Maths, and for word problems in KS2 SATs.

By Pete Richardson

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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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