Our Worst Ever Maths Lesson

Classroom Teaching

The Worst Maths Lesson Our Tutors Have Ever Taught

One of our lessons wasn't working. Tutors hated it and pupils weren't making progress....

By Chris Xerri

September 11, 2018

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Retrieval Practice

Classroom Teaching

How I Wish I’d Taught Primary Maths (6 of 6): How Retrieval Practice Helps Long-Term Maths Skills

In the sixth and final blog in this series, Primary School Headteacher Clare Sealy...

By Clare Sealy

July 24, 2018

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Maths Terminology KS2

Classroom Teaching

Maths Terminology (KS1& KS2): How to Teach Primary Pupils The Maths Vocabulary They’ll Need

In this blog, experienced Maths teacher and author John Dabell looks at the way...

By John Dabell

July 20, 2018

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PROBLEM SOLVING ACTIVITIES IN KS2

Classroom Teaching

How I Wish I’d Taught Maths (5 of 6): Critical Thinking Skills And Problem Solving Activities In KS2

In the fifth blog in this series, Primary School Headteacher Clare Sealy looks at...

By Clare Sealy

July 12, 2018

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Classroom Teaching

Girls And Maths: 5 Ways To Boost Confidence In Primary School

Bringing girls and Maths together has proven to be difficult in the past, and...

By Jodie Lopez

June 6, 2018

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Classroom Teaching

The Comprehensive Maths Vocabulary List for KS1 and KS2

Have you been looking for a KS1 & KS2 Maths vocabulary list? If so...

By John Dabell

May 23, 2018

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School Leadership

The Problem With School Visits [And How to Improve Them]

Why one TES author disagrees with a famous Dylan Wiliam "quote" on school visits...

By Claire Lotriet

May 10, 2018

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challenge more able pupils ks2 teaching

Classroom Teaching

How to Stretch and Challenge More Able Pupils in KS2 Maths

John Dabell on his thoughts and experience teaching 'more able' pupils in Maths KS2,...

By John Dabell

May 3, 2018

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maths leadership

School Leadership

What I’ve Learnt About Primary Maths Leadership: 10 Top Tips

Gavin Goulds' take on Maths Leadership in a primary school, plus his 10 top...

By Gavin Goulds

April 26, 2018

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