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Maths Activities

Activities in this section are adapted from the What Your Child Needs to Know series of books, and are meant to represent a 'taster' selection. These activities also support the content taught in the Core Knowledge UK curriculum. Explore the maths activities below and enjoy sharing them with your child or pupils in your class.

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Year 1: Sorting Everyday Objects
Year 1: Identifying Money
Year 1: How Many?
Year 1: Halves and Quarters
Year 1: Addition
Year 1: Addition and Subtraction Stories

Year 2: Dicey Addition
Year 2: How Much? Maths Money Problems
Year 2: Subtraction - Taking Away Leaves the Difference
Year 2: What is Multiplication?

Year 3: Skip-Counting and Tallies
Year 3: Doubles and Halves
Year 3: Working with Equations
Year 3: Fractions
Year 3: Measuring Length

Year 4: Rounding Numbers
Year 4: Recognising Fractions
Year 4: Comparing and Ordering Numbers
Year 4: Solving Word Problems Using Multiplication
Year 4: Roman Numerals

Year 5: Negative Numbers
Year 5: Letters That Stand for Numbers
Year 5: Putting Fractions in their Lowest Terms
Year 5: Twenty-Four Hour Clock
Year 5: Polygons
Year 5: Graphs

Year 6: Billions
Year 6: Inverse Operations and Equations
Year 6: Equivalent Fractions
Year 6: Decimals
Year 6: Plotting Points on a Grid
Year 6: Probability

Have you got a request for a Core Knowledge UK activity? Just let us know: emma.lennard@civitas.org.uk